Anti-PM/Scl-100 Ab (RDL)

Last Modified: 12/31/2020 8:46:56 AM

Specimen Requirements: 1.0 mL Serum from a Red Top Tube in a Plastic Vial
Minimum Volume: 1.0 mL Serum
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 4 days Ambient 
14 days Refrigerated
60 days Frozen
Reference Range: <20 Units
Methodology: Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)
Clinical Significance: Anti-PM/Scl-100 Ab (RDL) - The anti-PM/Scl-100 antibody is associated with younger age, calcinosis and has lower rates of gastrointestinal symptoms, ILD and pulmonary hypertension. There is also evidence of a possibly better survival compared to the presence of either anti-PM/Scl-75 or anti-Scl-70 antibodies.
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 4 to 7 days
Days Performed: Tuesday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly to Esoterix Laboratory
PHL Test Code: AP100
EPIC Test Code: IMO5345
Send Out Test Code: 94646
CPT Coding: 86235

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