ACHS - Overview: Acetylcholinesterase, Erythrocytes

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Test ID: ACHS    
Acetylcholinesterase, Erythrocytes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Detecting effects of remote (months) past exposure to cholinesterase inhibitors (organophosphate insecticide poisoning)

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Spectrophotometric-Thiocholine Production

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Acetylcholinesterase, RBC

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Carbamates
Cholinesterase
Insecticide Poisoning
Organo-Phosphate Poisoning
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
RBC Acetyl Cholinesterase