Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide


  • EPIC Code:
  • IMO420
  • Soft Test Code:
  • CCP
Alternate Names
  • Anti CCP
  • Anti Citrulline Antibody
  • Anti Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody
  • CCP
  • CCP IgA / IgG
  • CCP IgA/IgG
  • CCP IgG / IgA
  • CCP IgG/IgA
  • Citrulline antibody
  • Cyclic Citric Peptide
  • Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody

Specimen Collection & Preparation

Specimen Requirements

1.0 mL Serum in an SST Gold Top Tube 

Alternate Specimen

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


48 hours Refrigerated
30 days Frozen

Specimen to be transported Refrigerated to PRMC within 48 hours of collection to be frozen by Immunology department to maintain specimen integrity until testing occurs. Do not transport Frozen.

Collection Instructions


Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Neonatal Volumne

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

< 20 Negative

  • Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Production Schedule

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

7 days

Coding & Compliance



CPT Coding


Medical Necessity Documentation

Duplicate testing on this test is not acceptable per Medicare:  Testing to only be done every 365 days