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Endomysial IgA Ab

Infectious Disease Laboratories : Immunology

Test ID/Workstation :
ENDOM MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
5.0 mL (minimum 2.5 mL adult, 1.5 mL pediatric)
Cause for Rejection:
grossly hemolyzed, grossly lipmeic, grossly icteric
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to Reference Laboratory
Methodology:
Staining of Rhesus Monkey Esophagus Substrate by Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA) for IgA Endomysial Antibodies (EMA)
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2-7 days
Additional Info:
Reference value: Negative
CPT Code:
86255