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Test Code A PHOS PNL Anti Phospholipid Panel

Additional Codes

Test includes Anti-Cardiolipin IgA, Anti-Cardiolipin IgG, Anti-Cardiolipin IgM, and Anti-Beta 2 Glycoprotein I, IgG and IgM (which can be ordered individually if desired).

Clinical System Name

Anti Phospholipid Panel

Synonyms

Anti Beta-2 Glycoprotein 1
Anti Cardiolipin Antibody
Anti-Beta-2 Glycoprotein-I
Antiphospholipid Panel
B2 Glycoprotein I
Beta 2 Glycoprotein I
Beta-2 Glycoprotein I
Cardiolipin
Phospholipid panel

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Gold SSTor Red or Gold Microtainer

Preferred Vol: 3.0 mL

Minimum Vol: 1.6 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: Spin sample, freeze 0.8 - 1 mL serum in a plastic tube affixed with a large label in the CPA freezer.

 

Off-site collection: Spin, aliquot and Freeze serum. Transport frozen.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Room temp  
  Refrigerated 48 h
  Frozen Indefinitely

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Collected daily; set up M, T, Th & F 5 - 7 d

 

Performing Laboratory

University of Washington

Dept of Laboratory Medicine

1959 NE Pacific St, NW220
Seattle, WA 98195
 

Phone Number: (206) 520-4600

Department

Department:  Send Outs

 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

 

 

Reference Range

 

Anti-Cardiolipin IgA <12 APL
Anti Cardiolipin IgG <15 GPL
Anti Cardiolipin IgM <15 MPL
Beta-2 Glycoprotein I, IgM <20 SMU
Beta-2 Glycoprotein I, IgG <9 SGU

 

 

 

Methodology

Method: None specified

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

86146 x2

86147 x3

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Anti Phospholipid Panel
Reference Test Number: APHOSG
Instructions: Send out M - Fwith the UW courier.