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Beta-2 glycoprotein 1 Abs, IgG, IgA, IgM

Lab Section: 

Immunology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB5671

 

Synonyms: 

Beta-2 Glycoprotein Antibodies Screen

Methodology: 

Semi-Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay (CIA)

Schedule: 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Reported: 

4 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Unacceptable conditions: Grossly hemolyzed specimens.
Stability: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 months

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Evaluation of suspected cases of antiphospholipid syndrome.

Tests in this Panel: 

Beta-2 glycoprotein 1 Abs: IgG, IgA, IgM

CPT Code(s): 

86146

Last Changed: 

12/23/2016 14:47:38

Last Reviewed: 

8/16/2017 2:20:17 PM