Cardiolipin Antibodies, IgG, IgM, and IgA
0051162
 
Ordering Recommendation
Not a recommended panel for the diagnosis of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS). The combined IgG and IgM cardiolipin (aCL) test (0099344) is preferred.
Mnemonic
CARD PAN
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma or other body fluids. Contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
Test Number Components Reference Interval
0050901Cardiolipin Antibody, IgG 0-​14 GPL: Negative
15-​19 GPL: Indeterminate
20-​80 GPL: Low to Medium positive
81 GPL or above: High positive
0050902Cardiolipin Antibody, IgM 0-​12 MPL: Negative
13-​19 MPL: Indeterminate
20-​80 MPL: Low to Medium Positive
81 MPL or above: High positive
0098358Cardiolipin Antibody, IgA 0-​11 APL: Negative
12-​19 APL: Indeterminate
20-​80 APL: Low to Medium positive
81 APL or above: High Positive
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
86147 x3
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0050901Cardiolipin Antibody IgG
0050902Cardiolipin Antibody IgM
0098358Cardiolipin Antibody IgA
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
  • ACA
  • aCL Antibodies
  • aCL Antibody
  • Anticardiolipin Antibodies
  • Cardiolip
  • Cardiolipin Antibodies, IgA, IgG, IgM