ANTICHROMATIN ANTIBODIES

Synonyms: Le Cell Phenomenon; Anti Chromatin Abs
Computer Code: (RCHMAT)
Specimen Collection: 3 mL (red or gold top tube).
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Centrifuge, remove serum, maintain refrigerated. Min 0.5 mL. Transport specimen refrigerated.
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency:
Routine TAT: 10 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 86235
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII