Test Details

Mnemonic

ACLP

Ordering Code

3006000

CPT-4 Code(s)

86147 x 2

Specimen Information

Collect

Serum separator tube (SST)

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red top

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis or lipemia, plasma

Stability

Room temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: 48 hours
Frozen: 14 days

Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunoassay
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Reference Range

Cardiolipin Antibody, IgG
<15 GPL: Absent or none detected
15-20 GPL: Inconclusive
20-80 GPL: Moderate positive
>80 GPL: High positive

Cardiolipin Antibody, IgM
<12.5 MPL: Absent or non detected
12.5-20 MPL: Inconclusive
20-80 MPL: Moderate positive
>80 MPL: High positive
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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