Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : ANA, HEP-2, IGG IFA Order Code : LAB1396
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Antinuclear; Anti-nuclear; human epithelial type 2
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: Gold top tube. Acceptable: Red top tube.
Required Volume: 1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.6 mL blood (0.3 mL serum)
Methodology: Indirect Immunofluorescence
Components: Antinuclear Ab, HEp-2 Substrate; ANA Titer; ANA Pattern; ANA Titer 2; ANA Pattern 2; Cytoplasmic Pattern
Turnaround Time: 3 days
Special Handling: Transport Temperature: Refrigerated. Specimen Stability - Refrigerated (preferred): 21 days. Frozen : 28 days.
CPT Codes: 86039
SHC EPIC Code: LAB1396
Department: SendOuts
Clinical Specialties: Immunology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories