SCL-70 Antibody
Label Mnemonic: SCL70
Epic Lab Code: LAB1349
Downtime Form: A-1a General Laboratory Requisition
Chemistry
6240 RCP
356-3527
Specimen(s):
Plasma
Collection Medium:
Plasma Separator Tube 4.5 mL
Minimum:
Adult - 3 mL whole blood from one light green plasma separator tube (PST)
Pediatrics - TWO light green top microtainers
Testing Schedule:
24 hrs/day, 7 days a week, including holidays.
Turn Around Time:
3 hours (upon receipt in laboratory)
Reference Range:
1.0 AI (antibody index) or less
Comments:
Appears to be a 'Marker' antibody for scleroderma or PSS. Rarely present in patients with other systemic rheumatic diseases.
Methodology:
Multiplex Flow Immunoassay
CPT Code:
86235