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ANCA-Antinuclear Cytoplasmic Antibody* (includes P&C)

SIM

16001 

CPT

83520 x2; 86256 x3 

Synonyms

Antineutrophilic Cytoplasmic Antibody;  MPO-ANCA; PR3-ANCA 

Specimen Type

Serum 

Container

Red-top or gold-top tube

Collection Instructions

None

Volume

Volume: 3 ml.
Min. volume:  1 ml.

Additional Information

For diagnosis and monitoring inflammatory activity in primary systemic small vessel vasculitides.

Patient Preparation

None

Specimen Processing Instructions

Separate serum from cells, if using red-top tube

Transport Requirements

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

14 days 

Rejection Criteria

Hemolysis; lipemia; bacterial contamination; whole blood

Reference Range

Reference range accompanies report

Critical Value

 

Test Includes

Antimyeloperoxidase (MPO) antibodies, Antiproteinase 3 antibodies (PR3), Antineutrophilic cytoplasmic antibodies (CANCA), Cytoplasmic antineutrophilc perinnuclear antibodies (P-ANCA) 

Methodology

ANCA: Indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA) ;MPO AND PR3: 

Testing Frequency

 

LCA

163873 

Reviewed By

Lisa McBride 

Reviewed Date

2/5/2018 

Supplemental

* Reference Lab Test

  

Reviewed by Lisa McBride on February 05, 2018

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