LIVER-KIDNEY MICROSOME ANTIBODY

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Severely hemolyzed or lipemic specimens

Methodology
Enzyme Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 21 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
<=20 Units   Negative  
20.1-24.9 Units   Equivocal  
>=25 Units   Positive  

Performed
Tuesday, Friday

Turnaround Time2-4 days
Test CodeLKMAB
CPT-4 Code (s)
86376
LOINC Codes
11566-7

Warde
Medical
Laboratory