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Point of Care Testing
Pathology Lab Manual
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Mitochondrial Ab, M2, AMA
2.0 mL blood
Volume and Container
5.0 mL gold top SST blood tube
Storage and Transport
Serum stored refrigerated until ready for transport to Mayo Medical Laboratory Jacksonville
Causes for Rejection
Specimens other than serum, gross hemolysis, warm serum, gross lipemia
Turn Around Time
3-8 business days from time of collection
Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm, except observed holidays
CPT / HCPCS Code
Establishing the diagnosis of PBC
Mayo Medical Laboratory Jacksonville
Test performed Monday-Saturday at Mayo Medical Laboratory Jacksonville
See reference lab report
Limitations and Contraindications
Positive results for AMA of M2 specificity are highly specific for PBC, and false-negative results are rare. A positive result in a patient with clinical features of PBC is virtually diagnostic for this disease.
CPOE Test Name
Ref MITO, Ref Anti-Mitocon Ab
Created at 9/8/2014 5:57 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:57 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
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