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Test Code VASCL Vasculitis Panel

Additional Codes

EPIC ID
LAB2291

 

Performing Laboratory

Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo

Reference Values

The reference ranges for each of the three tests in this panel (Myeloperoxidase IgG, Proteinase 3 IgG and Glomerular Baseement Membrane IgG) are below.  See individual entries for additional information.

< 1.0 Antibody Index:  Negative .

>or = to 1.0 Antibody Index:  Positive

 

Test Classification and CPT Coding

83516 x 3

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: SST/Gold, Red

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Specimen Storage and Stabiity: Store refrigerated at 2-8o C for up to 7 days.   For longer storage freeze serum.

Special Instructions

Refrigerate sample

Methodology and Days Performed

Test Method:  Multiplex Flow Immunoassay

Note: If either Myeloperoxidase IgG or Proteinase 3 IgG result is positive, the test NCABX is reflex ordered for confirmatory Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies at Mayo reference laboratory. . 

Day(s) Test Set Up:   Monday through Friday