Department of Pathology
and Laboratory Medicine

Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308
Laboratory
Ph: (330) 543-8573
Fax: (330) 543-3659

LABORATORY TEST REQUISITION


PATIENT INFO
Patient Name:
Medical Record #:
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PHYSICIAN INFO
Physician Name :
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Additional Report to:
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. Jo 1 Antibody   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for Jo 1 Antibody
CPT Code: 86235

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Gold top SST (serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 2.0 mL)

Cause for rejection: -

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Multiplex

Special Instructions: For evaluating patients suspected of having polymyositis, dermatomyositis, or polymyositis-scleroderma overlap syndrome.

TAT: 1-3 days


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

Additional Info: Reference range: Negative: < 1.0 AI Positive: > or = 1.0 AI

Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Cindy Maurer at (330)543-8689.

SHIP TO:
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
CCL
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308


Physician Signature: Date: