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Centromere Ab

Infectious Disease Laboratories : Immunology

Test ID/Workstation :
CENTR CLEVE
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Gold top SST (serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL (minimum 0.5 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
Hemolysis, hyperlipemia or microbial growth
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Indirect Immunofluorescence (IFA)
Special Instructions:
Useful in diagnosis of Crest Syndrome (Scleroderma)
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
1-3 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: Negative
CPT Code:
86256
Synonyms:
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