Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (Anti-CCP) Antibody Immunoglobulin G (IgG)

Additional Information:

Epic order code: LAB4800

CPT Code(s):

86200

Specimen Requirements:

Collect at least 1.0 mL of blood in a gold-top/serum-separating tube (SST). Spin-down and separate the specimen within 45 minutes.

  • Required Volume: 1.0 mL blood
  • Minimum Volume: 0.3 mL serum
  • Rejection: Lipemic/Grossly hemolyzed/Icteric samples
  • Storage Temperature:
    • Refrigerated: 2 - 8º C (up to 7 days)
    • Frozen: -20º C (up to 12 months)

Methodology:

Solid-phase, two-cycle sequential chemiluminescent immunometric assay

Reference Values:

  • Reactive: > 4.000 U/mL
  • Non-Reactive: < 4.000 U/mL