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Test Name:Anti-Nuclear antibody screen
Test Number:12467
Collect:1.0 mL Serum - SST
Alternate Collect:1.0 mL Serum - Pln red
Container:Serum Separator (SST) tube or
AHL False Bottom Plasma/Serum Transport Tube
Processing:SST - Spin
Pln red - Spin and separate
Transport/Stability:Refrigerated - 7 days
Alternate Names:ANA
FANA
LAB12467
Performing Lab:AHL - Immunology; I
Days Set Up:Mo - Fr
Expected TAT:1 - 2 days
Ref. Ranges:Negative
Collection/
Processing Details:
Positive results reflex to a titer at an additional charge.

If positive, a pattern including the following will be reported out along with a titer up to ≥2560. If cytoplasmic staining is present, it will be noted.
  • Homogenous
  • Speckled
  • Dense fine speckled
  • Centromere
  • Spindle
  • Nucleolar
  • Nucleolar dot
Method:Immunofluorescence Antibody (IFA) on Hep-2 Substrate, IgG
CPT Codes:86038 - Screen
86039 - Titer (if appropriate)
Date Created:11/30/2001
Revised Date:10/23/2017