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Blood Test Information

N-Methyl-D-Aspartic Acid
(a.k.a NMDA, NMD)
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

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Special instructions
CSF may also be provided in addition to SST.

Minimum retesting interval
Test should not be repeated within 1230 days
Sent away to University of Birmingham


Turnaround Time
14 days

Department: Immunology

Clinical Application
Marker for autoimmune encephalitis with/without presentation of severe psychotic symptoms.


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