MITOCHONDRIAL ANTIBODIES

Sample Report
Sample Report

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

Rejection Criteria
Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic specimens

Methodology
Enzyme Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 14 days

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

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time2 days
Test CodeAMA
CPT-4 Code (s)
83516
LOINC Codes
51715-1

Warde
Medical
Laboratory