Lupus Profile

Test Code
31156

CPT Codes
86225, 86431, 86235(5), 86038, 86376, 83516(2), 86160(2)

Includes
Includes: DNA Antibodies Native(255), Rheumatoid Factor(4418), SM & RNP Antibodies(7448), Sjogren's Antibodies(7832), Ana w/Relfex Titer(249), Thyroid Peroxidase Antibodies(5081), Gastric Parietal Cell Antibody Elisa(15114), ACTIN (Smooth Muscle) Antibody IgG(15043), Complement Component C3C(351), Complement Component C4C(353), Scleroderma Antibodies(4942)


Preferred Specimen
1 mL serum (minimum 1.0 mL) 

Instructions
SST or Red top: Avoid hemolysis. Invert a minimum of 5 times, then allow to clot in an upright position for 30 minutes. Centrifuge the the tube for at least 10 minutes. Keep tightly stoppered.

Transport Container
SST (speckled top), Red top , Plastic Vial (transfer) tube

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (preferred)
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Specimen Stability
Room Temperature = n/a
Refrigerated = 7 days
Frozen = at least 7 days

Methodology
EIA

Setup Schedule
Even days of the week
BS; RA = TX; C3C & C4C = AU; GASTRIC = RQEZ

Report Available
3 days

Clinical Significance
See Individual Tests

Performing Laboratory
Compunet Clinical Laboratories, LLC
2308 Sandridge Drive
Moraine, OH 45439



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.