Cardiolipin IgA, Antibody

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • IMO2259
  • Soft Test Code:
  • CARA
Alternate Names
  • Cardiolipin Ab IgA
  • Cardiolipin Antibody, IgA

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 APL : Negative
12 - 20 APL : Indeterminate
21 - 80 APL : Low to Medium Positive
>80 APL : 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

01429604


CPT Coding

86147