Purkinje cell antibodies (Tr, Trotter antigen)

Indication

Purkinje cell antibodies (Tr, Trotter antigen).

Method

Immunoblot.

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Answer

Serum: The result is reported as negative, borderline or positive with a value (blot intensity).

CSF: The result is reported as negative, borderline or positive.

Interpretation

Antibodies against Tr can be seen in breast or ovarian cancer, small cell lung cancer, thymoma, Hodgkins lymphoma and are associated to paraneoplastic encephalomyelit or cerebellar degeneration.

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