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anti-neutrophilic cytoplasmic antibody
Synonyms: ANCA; Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies 
Computer Code: (ANCASB)
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (red or gold top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, refrigerate. Min 0.5 mL serum. 
Reference Values: Normal: Titer less than 20  
Lab Code: SI 
Requisition: SEROL
Test Frequency: 2/week 
Routine TAT: 3-4 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 86255 (screen), 86256 (titer) 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 38
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/30/2014
Time: 05:06:35 (24hr)