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pawsPathologyManual: Adrenal Antibody

Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Adrenal Antibody

Synonyms

21-OH Ab, 21-Hydroxylase, Hydroxylase Ab, Adrenal Ab

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

2.0 mL blood

Volume and Container

4.0 mL plain red top blood tube ONLY

Storage and Transport

Serum stored frozen until ready for transport to Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Specimens other than serum, gold top SST blood tube, gross hemolysis and lipemia

Turn Around Time

5-10 business days from time of collection

Availability

Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm, except observed holidays

CPT / HCPCS Code

83519

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

38,839,141

Last Updated

 

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

 

Indications

Investigation of adrenal insufficiency, aid in detection of developing autoimmune adrenal failure in the future.

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Schedule

Test performed Thursday at Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Request Form

 

Methodology

Immunoabsorption Assay

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

See reference lab report

Limitations and Contraindications

FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY

Interpretation

Positive results indicate the presence of adrenal autoantibodies consistent with Addison's disease.

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

Ref 21-OH Abs, Ref 21OH

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir