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 .
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 IgM is less sensitive but more specific than Cardiolipin Antibody IgG.
Specialty: Gynecologist, Physician
Disease: Thromboembolic disorders
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required