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Anticentromere antibodies, serum

Fee code: 54045

Physician:

Odette Viñas Gomis, Estíbaliz Ruiz Ortiz de Arizabaleta

Laboratory:

> Immunology Department

Method description

Immunofluorescence

Delivery time

20 days

Note to delivery time

Requisites

Attach medical history summary, established diagnosis or suspicion and the reason for the request.

Specimen type

Serum

Specimen volume

0,5 mL

Specimen minimum volume

0,2 mL

Collection instructions

8-hour fast

Preanalytic treatment

Centrifuge at 3000 rpm 10 minutes

Transport conditions

Refrigerated

Rejection criteria

Intense hemolysis, Inadequate sample (blood with anticoagulant)

Results

A positive result does not ensure a diagnosis absolutely. A negative result does not exclude it completely.

Reference values

Values Units   Age  
IgG Anti-centromere Negative      

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