Sjogren`s Antibodies (Anti-ENA)

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: SSA /B
POE DESCRIPTION: SJOGRENS ANTIBODIES; SSA/B
CPT CODE: 86235 (x2)
TEST INFORMATION:

 

DAYS PERFORMED:

Wednesday

TURNAROUND TIME: 1-7 days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top Vacutainer® tube or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4 mL blood (2 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Hemolysis, gross contamination, icteria, lipemic
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS:

 

REFERENCE RANGE:

SSA:  0.00-0.89 Index Value

SSB:  0.00-0.89 Index Value

METHODOLOGY: Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

TEST SYNONYM(S):SS-A and SS-B Antibodies; RO AB; LA AB; SJOG AB; ANTI-LA; ANTI-RO