Recoverin antibodies

Indication

Suspicion of paraneoplastic retinopathy (Carcinoma Associated retinopathy CAR).

Method

Immunoblot.

Answer

The result is expressed as negative or positive.

Interpretation

Recoverin antibodies are present almost exclusively in the paraneoplastic retinopathy (Carcinoma Associated retinopathy CAR). Associated neoplasms are melanoma and small cell lung cancer.

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Packages and other tests

View other packages Autoimmune encephalitis (Package 560, 561 and 562), Paraneoplastic retinopathy syndrome (MAR, CAR) (569). View other tests AMPA receptor 1 and 2 (GluR1 and GluR2) antibodies, Amphiphysin antibodies, CASPR2 antibodies, CV2/CRMP5 antibodies, DPPX (dipeptidyl aminopeptidase-like protein 6) antibodies, GABA B receptor antibodies, GAD antibodies, Hu antibodies, LGI-1 antibodies, Ma (Ma-2/Ta) antibodies, NMDA receptor antibodies, Purkinje cell antibodies (Tr, Trotter antigen), Ri (Nova 1/ ANNA-2) antibodies, SOX1 antibodies, Titin antibodies, VGKC (voltage gated potassium channel) antibodies, Yo (PCA-1, Purkinje cells antigen 1) antibodies, Zic4 antibodies

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