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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeMPO
Method

ELISA

External Price$78.45(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Patient Specimen5 mL clotted blood (Red)
Paediatric Specimen0.5 mL clotted blood (Red)
Sample Delivery to LabRoom temperature
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions200uL serum (minimum) 1 mL serum (preferred)
Aliquot Transport to CHLRoom temperature
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Immunology
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 364 0414 | x80414
Test AvailabilityBatched at least weekly
Turnaround Time1 week
Reference Interval

Normal: <20 Units

Borderline: 20 - 30 Units

Positive: >30 Units

Interpretation

Myeloperoxidase Antibodies

MPO-ANCA are found in idiopathic necrotising and crescentic glomerulonephritis and diseases within the clinical spectrum of microcopic polyangiitis. These antibodies are also detected in 30% of patients with a biopsy proven diagnosis of GBM disease and in Wegener\'s Granulomatosis.

Additional Information

Myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO-ANCA) are tested on all positive ANCA samples.

Delphic Number Test Number7028

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