New In House Testing

With the implementation of the BioRad Multiplex analyzer, the following tests will be performed in the UnityPoint Health Des Moines Laboratory at Iowa Methodist Medical Center beginning October 19, 2015.

 

Test Name

Epic

Test Code

CPT Code

Sunquest

Test Code

Obsolete Sunquest Test Code

SS-A/Ro Antibodies, IgG

LAB2288

86235

SSAROA

ANSSAM

SS-B/La Antibodies, IgG

LAB2289

86235

SSBLA

ANSSBM

Sm Antibodies, IgG

LAB2001

86235

SMA

ANSMM

RNP Antibodies, IgG

LAB772

86235

RNPA

U1RNPM

Scl 70 Antibodies, IgG

LAB771

86235

SCLA

SCL70M

Jo 1 Antibodies, IgG

LAB770

86235

JO1A

JO1M

Centromere Antibodies, IgG

LAB5090

86235

CENTA

CENTAB

Ribosome P Antibodies, IgG

LAB1399

83520

RIBPA

RIBOSM

Chromatin (Nucleosomal) Antibodies

LAB4866

86235

CHRNUA

N/A

Antibodies to Extractable Nuclear Antigens (ENA) Panel

This panel includes SSA, SSB, Sm, RNP, Sm/RNP combo, Jo 1 and Scl 70 antibodies.

LAB2424

86235x7

ENA

ENAPRO

ANA 10 Panel

This panel includes all of the above antibody assays and also includes Sm/RNP combo antibodies, double stranded DNA Antibodies and a Medical Decision Support Software interpretation.  This panel does not include immunofluorescence screening or a pathologist interpretation.

LAB5465

86235 x10

83516

83520

ANA10

N/A

 

Each assay has the following testing specifications:

Methodology: Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

Performed: Daily, Monday through Friday

Analytical Time: 1 day

Preferred Collection Container: Red (No Additive)

Also Acceptable Collection Container: SST (Serum Separator)

Collection Information: Collect 1.0 mL of blood. Transfer 0.5 mL of serum or plasma to a transport vial.

Transport Information: 0.50 mL of serum refrigerated in a transport vial

Minimum Sample Volume: 0.25 mL

Unacceptable Conditions: Gross Hemolysis

Refrigerated Stability: 7 days

Frozen Stability: Indefinitely

Ambient Stability: NOT Acceptable