Cardiolipin IgM Antibody

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • IMO2260
  • Soft Test Code:
  • CARM
  • Send Out Test Code:
  • 4663 \ 18.55
Alternate Names
  • Cardiolipin Ab IgM
  • Cardiolipin Antibody, IgM

Specimen Collection & Preparation

Specimen Requirements

1.0 mL Serum in a SST Gold Top Tube

Alternate Specimen

1.0 mL Serum from a Red Top Tube in a Plastic Vial

TransportAndStorage

48 hours Refrigerated
30 days Frozen

Collection Instructions

 

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

< 12.5 MPL : Negative
12.5 - 20 MPL : Indeterminate
21 - 80 MPL : Low to Medium Positive
>80 MPL : High Positieve


Methodology:
  • Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Production Schedule

Sites Performed
  • Parkview Regional Medical Center
Days Performed
Wednesday
Departments
  • Immunology
Turn Around Time

7 days


Coding & Compliance

CDM

00913333


CPT Coding

86147