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Epic Code LAB7720 Ribonucleoprotein Antibody

Test Name Alias

RNP | 8173

Interface Order Alias

10090

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

4088173

Epic Test ID

1230101132

LOINC

RNP Ab: 5301-7

Beaker LOINC

RNP AB MDI RESULT: N/A
RNP ANTIBODY: 5301-7

Mayo Access Code

SHO8173

Reviewed Date

12/13/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: RIBONUCLEIC PROTEIN ANTIBODY, IGG
Beaker Display Name: Ribonucleoprotein Antibody
BEAKER TEST NAME: RIBONUCLEOPROTEIN ANTIBODY
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Ribonucleoprotein Antibody

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

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