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Ribosomal P protein antibody

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Mayo

 

Test ID: 

LAB1399

 

Methodology: 

Multiplex Flow Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

10 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Red top tube also accepatable
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Gross hemolysis, gross lipemia
Stability: Refrigerated (preferred): 21 days; Frozen: 21 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: As an adjunct in the evaluation of patients with lupus erythematosus (LE). As an aid in the differential diagnosis of neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with LE.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Specimen/87837

CPT Code(s): 

83516

Last Changed: 

8/24/2017 9:53:33 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/24/2017 9:53:41 AM