Anti-Mi-2 Ab

Alphabetical Test listing

Anti-Mi-2 Ab-994

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

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

 

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

RIPA gel radiography

  

Negative

  
83516
  
04/20/2020
  
08/17/2020
  
04/27/2020