Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) Serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Overnight fasting is preferred.
Stability (Room): 2 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 2 weeks
Comment: For SERIAL DILUTIONS use test code S119.
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 7 – 15 days
Usage: ds-DNA Antibody is detected in patients with active SLE and approximately 20% of patients with Mixed connective tissue disease.
Specialty: Rheumatologist, Dermatologist, Physician
Disease: Autoimmune disorders
Components: Double Stranded / Native
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Overnight fasting is preferred.