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Liver Kidney Microsomal Antibody

Components

Name Method Department Units
Liver Kidney Microsomal Ab Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Send Out Negative or Positive

Specimen Requirements

Serum Spun

Container Type Container Size Specimen Volume
Preferred

Red tube, (no anticoagulant), No Gel

3 mL 1 mL
Alternate

Gold tube, (SST) with Gel

3.5 mL 1 mL
Alternate

Red Tube (no anticoagulant) with Gel

3 mL 1 mL
Stability

Room temperature - 48 hour(s)
Refrigerated - 2 week(s)
Frozen - 12 month(s)

Specimen Preparation

  • Centrifuge within 2 hours, separate supernatant and refrigerate
  • Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles

Reasons for Rejection

  • Wrong collection tube
  • Contamination
  • Heat treated specimen
  • Hemolyzed specimen
  • Lipemic specimen

CPT Code

  • 86376