Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody, IgG with Reflex to Titer ANCIGG

Method(s) Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Specimen Required
Collect One 5 mL gold (SST) top tube.
Transport

1 mL serum at 2-8ºC. (Min: 0.15 mL) Separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection.

Stability After separation from cells: Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
Unacceptable Conditions

Plasma, urine, and other body fluids. Severely lipemic, contaminated, or hemolyzed samples.

Schedule Mon-Sat
Billing Code 5010201
CPTCode 86255; if positive, add 86256
Notes ANCA IFA is simultaneously tested on ethanol and formalin-fixed slides to allow differentiation of C- and P-ANCA patterns.
Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)
Reference Interval

Less than 1:20: Not significant

No Appointment Necessary
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