Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Systemic Sclerosis Profile

Test Name: Systemic Sclerosis Profile
Alternate Name(s): Anti Scl-70
Anti CENP A
Anti CENP B
Anti RP11
Anti RP155
Anti Fibrillarin
Anti NOR90
Anti Th/To
Anti PM-Scl100
Anti PM-Scl75
Anti Ku
Anti PDGFR
Anti Ro-52
Laboratory: Clinical Immunology
Specimen Type: Adult:
5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube or 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tube as well as EDTA, Heparin or Citrate plasma

Pediatric:
0-2 years: Red 0.5 mL Microtainer
2-10 years: 2 mL Red top tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume required for testing is 0.5 mL
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Batch analysis
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 days
Stat
N/A
 
Reference Range: Negative
Effective Date: 2019-12-12
Revised Date:  
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Immunoblot results will be reported as either negative or positive for specific antibodies as the following:
(+) Borderline
1+ Weak Positive
2+ Positive
3+ Strong Positive
Special Processing:  
Comments: This test is available exclusively to Rheumatologists and Respirologists at LHSC/SJHC and accepted from referred in locations.
Method of Analysis: Immunoblot
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Sample can be stored for up to 14 days at 4oC. For longer storage, store at -20oC.
System Codes: 
Cerner
.ANANP
 
Referred To:  

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