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Jo-1 Antibody

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code JO1
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Enzyme immunoassay
Container type Gold top or Red top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.5 mL serum
UCSF Rejection Criteria Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic samples.
Units AI
Normal range < 1.0 AI
Turn around times 4-5 days
Additional information Jo-1 Antibody is found in patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies including approximately one-fourth of patients with advanced polymyositis and dermatomyositis. Jo-1 Antibody is associated with pulmonary disease and arthropathy
CPT coding 86235-90
Last Updated 5/22/2013 1:16:57 PM
Entry Number 1380
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