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Antinuclear Antibodies HEp-2 Substrate - IgG, Serum

Test ID: ANA
Orderable by Ontario ND

Test

Aliases/Synonyms

ANF; Anti-nuclear antibody; Nuclear Antibodies; ANA

Method

Indirect enzyme antibody-on human mitotic epithelial cells

Report Includes

Antinuclear Antibodies HEp-2 Substrate IgG

Specimens

Serum

Test Location

Brampton Civic Hospital, 20 Lynch Street, Brampton, ON L6W 2Z8

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Specimen

Specimens

Serum

Sample Volume

1 mL

Specimen Comment

Plasma is not suitable for this assay.

Collection & Handling

Handling Information

Store and send frozen.

Additional Information

Reports may be delayed for confirmation of positive results.

Stability

Refrigerated 7 days
Frozen >7 days

Rejection Criteria

Specimen Plasma unacceptable

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Performance / Interpretation

Method

Indirect enzyme antibody-on human mitotic epithelial cells

Turnaround Time

5 days

Results

Name Units Reference Range Conversion Factor
Nuclear Antibodies Titre
  • Not detected: Less than 1:40
  • Refer to report for distribution patterns of detected antibodies and significance.

Test Location

Brampton Civic Hospital, 20 Lynch Street, Brampton, ON L6W 2Z8

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Interface / Setup

Test Version

30-Sep-2019