1 - 3 days
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
0.5 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)
Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Hemolysis; lipemia; gross bacterial contamination; icterus
Detect antibodies to nuclear antigens
Males and females older than 80 years of age have a 50% incidence of low titer ANA. Various medications can induce a “lupoid” condition.
Multiplex flow immunoassay
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|164855||Antinuclear Antibodies Direct||8061-4||164862||ANA Direct||8061-4|
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