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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeACCP
Method

ELISA

External Price$83.94(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

None

Patient Specimen5 mL clotted blood (Red)
Paediatric Specimen1 mL clotted blood (Red)
Sample Delivery to LabRoom temperature
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions100 uL serum - minimum 1 mL serum - required 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 AvailabilityBatched at least weekly
Turnaround Time1 week
Reference Interval

<5 units = Negative
>/=5 units = Positive

Interpretation

Anti-CCP antibodies - Interpretation
May be positive in some sero negative RA patients and appear earlier than RF in RA.
Anti-CCP antibodies are not raised in infection or in cryoglobulinaemia.
Anti-CCP antibodies may predict more erosive disease.
 

Additional Information

Immunology at CHLabs uses the second generation CCP kit.

Delphic Number Test Number8780

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