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Myositis antibody panel plus

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB3281 
Methodology: Immunoprecipitation (IPP) and Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Schedule: Batched weekly
Reported: 3 weeks, 4 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 3 mL.
Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Gross hemolysis, lipemia, iceteric
Stability: Refrigerated 7 days; Frozen 6 months; Ambient 7 days

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: See individual antibodies for significance.

Panel includes: JO-1, MI-2, PL-7, PL-12, EJ, OJ, SRP, KU, PM/SCL, U2 SN RNP

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 83516x8, 86235x2
Last Changed: 11/18/2016 13:59:37
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:55:55