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
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PHYSICIAN INFO
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. ANA Ab Screen   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for ANA Ab Screen
CPT Code: 86038

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Red top (no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 0.4 mL)

Cause for rejection: Hemolyzed, lipemic or icteric specimen

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Mon, Wed, Fri

Methodology: Immunofluorescence (IFA)

Special Instructions: Serum samples should not be heat inactivated as this may cause false positive results. Positive ANA Ab Screens will be titered. See ANA Titer and Pattern test for results.

TAT: 48-72 hours


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8576

Additional Info: Reference range: <1:40 Negative; > or = 1:40 Positive

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


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