Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) Serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 6 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 2 weeks
Comment: Also see PHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME PROFILE & DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS PANEL.
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 – 15 days
Usage: Cardiolipin antibodies are useful in identifying patients with an increased risk of thrombosis, recurrent spontaneous abortions and phospholipid antibody syndrome. Cardiolipin antibody IgG is the most sensitive but the least specific antibody.
Specialty: Gynecologist, Physician
Disease: Thromboembolic disorders
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required