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dna antibody, double stranded
Synonyms: DNA DS 
Computer Code: DNA
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (gold or red top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate. Serum must be removed from red top tube. 
Reference Values: Negative: <30 IU/mL Borderline: 30-50 IU/mL Moderately Positive: 50-300 IU/mL Strongly Positive: >300 IU/mL  
Lab Code: SI 
Requisition: SEROL
Test Frequency: Weekly 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 86225 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 19
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 03/29/2015
Time: 02:16:19 (24hr)