DNA AUTOANTIBODIES, SINGLE-STRANDED, DNA

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 2 months

Reference Range
< 68.6 units/mL

Performed
Wednesday

Turnaround Time3-9 days
Test CodeDNASS
CPT-4 Code (s)
86226
LOINC Codes
66484-7

Warde
Medical
Laboratory