CENTROMERE ANTIBODIES

Sample Report
Sample Report

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.3 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Hemolyzed, icteric and lipemic samples

Methodology
Indirect Fluorescent Antibody

Stability
Room Temperature: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
<1:80

Performed
Sunday-Thursday

Turnaround Time1 day
Test CodeACAB
CPT-4 Code (s)
86256
LOINC Codes
8068-9

Warde
Medical
Laboratory