Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Overnight fasting is preferred.
Stability (Room): 6 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 1 week
Stability (Frozen): 2 week
Method: Immunofluorescence Assay
Comment: For SERIAL DILUTIONS use test code S084.
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 7 – 15 days
Usage: This assay is useful for evaluating patients with chronic liver disease in whom the diagnosis of Chronic active autoimmune hepatitis is suspected. It may also be positive in Primary biliary cirrhosis, Chronic viral hepatitis and Alcoholic hepatitis.
Disease: Autoimmune disorders-Chronic liver disease
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Overnight fasting is preferred.