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Epic Code LAB7700 Jo 1 Antibody Level

Test Name Alias

Histidyl-tRNA Synthetase Antibodies | Polymyositis Antibodies | 8171

Interface Order Alias

10186

Collection Instructions

Specimen Collection: Blood

Container(s): Gold Top (Serum Separator-SST Gel)

Preferred Volume to Collect: 5.0 mL

Minimum Volume to Collect: 1.0 mL

Neonate Volume to Collect: 1.0 mL

Capillary collect ok: Yes

Microtainer acceptable: Yes

Collection Instructions:

  • Gently invert gold tube(s) 8 - 10 times to mix clot activator with blood.
  • Specimen should be processed within 2 hours – See Processing Instructions.

Processing Instructions (Laboratory, Outpatient or Off-site collection)

Processed Specimen: Serum

Centrifuge/Spin: Yes

Aliquot: No

Processing Instructions:

  • Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes in a vertical position and centrifuge within 2 hours.

Transport Temperature: Refrigerate

Rejection Criteria

Specimen not centrifuged within 2 hours

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 12 hours

Refrigerate: 7 days

Frozen: aliquot serum for longer storage

Laboratory Retention: 7 days

Test Frequency

Available Monday through Friday, usual TAT 1-3 days.

Reference Range

Negative

Performing Department

IMMUNOCHEMISTRY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Multiplex flow assay

CPT

86235

CDM Code

4088171

Epic Test ID

1230100855

LOINC

Jo-1 Ab: 5234-0

Beaker LOINC

JO-1 AB MDI RESULT: N/A
JO-1 ANTIBODY: 5234-0

Mayo Access Code

SHO8171

Reviewed Date

12/13/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: ANTI JO 1, IGG
Beaker Display Name: Jo 1 Antibody Level
BEAKER TEST NAME: JO 1 ANTIBODY
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Jo 1 Antibody

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW IMMUNOCHEM: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated