Anti-Mi-2 Ab-994

Test info

  
Anti-Mi-2 Ab
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
MI2
MI-2
  

Antibodies to Mi-2 occur in 15-20% of patients with adult dermatomyositis. 

 

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.3 mL
Submitting the minimum volume does not allow for repeat testing
  
  1. Spin within one hour of sample collection
  2. Transfer serum to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp)
  
  

Ambient (preferred) - 7 days

Refrigerated - 14 days

Frozen - 60 days

  
  • Gross hemolysis
  • Bacterially contaminated
  • Lipemic specimen
  • Icteric specimen
  • Non-serum specimen

Performance

  
LabCorp (520000): R-NX
  
Weekly
  
7 - 14 days
  

RIPA gel radiography

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative

Billing

  
83516

Tracking

  
04/20/2020
  
08/17/2020
  
04/27/2020