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Mitochondrial Antibody

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code AMITO
Performed by UC Davis
Sendout? Yes
Method IFA
Container type Gold top
Amount to Collect 1 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 0.5 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.25 mL serum
Processing notes Refrigerate serum, store in plastic tube. Order UCD test code AMA.

AMITO is a battery containing MITO and MITOT
Normal range
Negative titer < 40
Turn around times Test run Monday. Turnaround time: 2-7 days.
Additional information Specimens with a screening titer < 40 are reported as negative; specimens with a positive screen are titered. A titer ≥ 160 suggests primary biliary cirrhosis.
LOINC code 5247-2
Last Updated 1/20/2012 3:44:55 PM
Entry Number 667
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