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Phospholipase A2 receptor, IgG w/rflx to titer

Lab Section: 

Sendout

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

ARUP

 

Test ID: 

LAB8668

 

Methodology: 

Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody

Schedule: 

Wednesday

Reported: 

12 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Serum Separator Tube
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Hemolyzed, hyperlipemic,icteric, heat-treated or contaminated
Stability: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Aids in the differential diagnosis of membranous glomerulonephritis (MGN) or nephrotic syndrome of unknown etiology.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/2011828

CPT Code(s): 

86255; if reflexed add 86256

Last Changed: 

11/22/2016 14:27:07

Last Reviewed: 

12/27/2016 01:14:20