Endomysial antibody, IgA

Alphabetical Test listing

Endomysial antibody, IgA-13421

  
Endomysial antibody, IgA
  
13421
  
LAB13421
  
EMA
  

Tissue transglutaminase is the autoantigen recognized by endomysial antibody in celiac disease.

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.3 mL
Submitting the minimum volume does not allow for repeat testing
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  

Spin and separate

  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 14 days

Ambient - 14 days

Frozen - 14 days

Freeze/thaw cycles - stable x 3

  
  • Lipemia
  • Hemolysis
  • Microbially-contaminated sera
  
LabCorp Burlington (164996): R-LC
  
Mo - Fr
  
1 - 4 days
  

Indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA)

  

Negative

  
86255
  
Result 10362-2
  
03/29/2019
  
11/15/2019
  
02/22/2021