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DNAase B Antibody

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code ADAB
Performed by Quest at Specialty laboratories
Sendout? Yes
Method Nephelometry
Container type Gold top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.3 mL serum
Processing notes Separate serum and freeze at -20C. Order Quest # 256.
Units U/mL
Normal range <187 U/mL
Synonyms Anti-streptococcal DNAase B; anti-DNAase B; Deoxyribonuclease antibody; Strepdornase antibody;
Stability Room temperature 1 week, refrigerated: 2 weeks, frozen at -20C 2 months.
Turn around times Performed Monday-Friday. Turnaround time 4-7 days.
Additional information Clinical Significance: Dnase-B Antibody is useful in patients with group A streptococcal infection. DNase-B Antibody may persist for as long as three months.
LOINC code 14207-5
Last Updated 11/20/2010 11:22:51 AM
Entry Number 317
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