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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeTAA
Method

Indirect immunofluorescence

External PriceContact Canterbury Health Laboratories on +64 3 364 0484 or email Labinfo.
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

None

Specimen Collection Protocols

Serum is the only sample type validated by the manufacturer.

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

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions200 uL serum (minimum) 1 mL serum (preferred) Store in fridge
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 AvailabilityMon - Fri, business hours only
Turnaround Time5-7 days
Reference Interval

Reference range: Not detected
See Interpretation.

Interpretation

Mitochondrial Antibodies
High titres are found in 90% of patients with Primary Biliary Cirrhosis. Low titres may be found in other liver disorders.


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