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Test Code A Ribo P Ribosome P Antibodies, IgG, Serum

Clinical System Name

Anti Ribosomal P Antibody

Synonyms

Anti-Ribosomal P

Ribosomal P

Description

As an adjunct in the evaluation of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

 

 

 

Sample Requirements

Specimen:  Whole Blood

Container(s):  Gold SST, Red, Dark Green/Sodium Heparin, Lavendar/EDTA

Preferred Vol:  2 mL

Minimum Vol:  1 mL

Processing Instructions

Reject due to

Spin:  Y

Aliquot:  Y

Temp:  2-8 C

Storage location:  CPA Refrigerator, FrigF Rack. 

 

Off-site collection:  Avoid hemolysis. Spin blood, refrigerate 1 mL serum/plasma in a polypropylene aliquot tube.

Stability

Temperature Time
Room temp  
Refrigerated

7 d

Frozen 6 m

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N M-F 1-3 d

 

Performing Laboratory

Seattle Children's Laboratory    

Department

Department:  Chemistry

Location: Chem East

Phone Number: (206) 987-2617

 

 

Reference Range

  AI
Negative < 1.0
Positive > 1.0

 

Methodology

Method:  Immunoassay on Bioplex 2200

Analytical Volume:  0.4 mL serum

Limitations:

CPT Codes

CPT CODE(S)
83516