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MPO Antibodies (Myeloperoxidase Antibody) (Updated)

Components

Name Method Department Units
MPO Antibodies Multiplex Flow Immunoassay
Send Out Negative or Positive

Specimen Requirements

Serum Spun

Container Type Container Size Specimen Volume
Preferred

Red tube, (no anticoagulant), No Gel

3 mL 2 mL
Alternate

Red Tube (no anticoagulant) with Gel

3 mL 2 mL
Alternate

Gold tube, (SST) with Gel

3.5 mL 2 mL
Stability

Room temperature - 8 hour(s)
Refrigerated - 7 day(s)
Frozen - 7 day(s)

Specimen Preparation

  • Centrifuge within 6 hours, separate supernatant and refrigerate

Reasons for Rejection

  • Wrong collection tube

CPT Code

  • 83876