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Test Code DSDN1 Anti-dsDNA

Additional Codes

Epic: LAB648

Specimen Required

Collection Container/Tube: Serum gel
Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Collection Instructions: Centrifuge and separate cells after clot formation and within 4 hours of collection. 

Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL serum

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: 72 hours
Frozen: > 72 hours

Avoid multiple freeze/thaw cycles, which may cause loss of antibody activity and give erroneous results.

Reference Range

See laboratory report

Rejection Due To

Unlabeled, mislabeled, wrong tube type, hemolyzed, QNS, exceeds specimen stability requirements.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday - Friday, AM

Report Available

1 day

Aliases

DNA Double-Stranded Antibodies, IgG, Serum

Anti-DNA
Anti-ds (Anti-Double Stranded) DNA
ANTI-dsDNA ANTIBODY, IgG
Antibody to ds-DNA
Antibody to Native DNA (n-DNA)
Connective Tissue Disease Activity Assessment (2 tests)
Connective Tissue Disease Autoantibody Panel (2 tests)
DNA Double Stranded (ds-DNA) Antibody
DNA, Anti
Double Stranded DNA
ds-DNA Antibody
IgG Anti-DS DNA Antibody
IgG Autoantibodies to Double Stranded (ds)DNA
LE (Lupus Erythematosus) Prep
LUPUS
Native Anti-DNA
Native DNA
SLE (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

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