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Double Stranded DNA (dsDNA Antibody, IgG) with reflex to Titer by IFA

Mnemonic:    [dsDNA IgG]
Name:    Double Stranded DNA (dsDNA Antibody, IgG) with reflex to Titer by IFA
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube. Separate serum from cells ASAP. Plasma is unacceptable. Severely lipemic or hemolyzed samples are unacceptable.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable up to 2 weeks refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0050215
  Method:    Enzyme Immunoassay
Note:    If dsDNA IgG antibody is detected, a titer by IFA will be reflexively ordered by the reference lab.