F-Actin (Smooth Muscle) Antibody, IgG by ELISA with Reflex to Smooth Muscle Antibody, IgG Titer
May be helpful in evaluating for autoimmune liver disease. For a more comprehensive reflex panel, refer to Autoimmune Liver Disease Reflexive Panel (3002479).
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay/Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Serum Separator Tube (SST).
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube.(Min: 0.25 mL)
Plasma. Contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, or lipemic specimens.
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year
|F-Actin (Smooth Muscle) Ab, IgG by ELISA||
|0051244||Smooth Muscle Antibody, IgG Titer||
Refer to report.
In viral hepatitis the titers are generally less than 1:80 and are transient. The titers in primary biliary cirrhosis are also low, ranging from 1:20 to 1:40.
If F-Actin is 20 Units or greater, then Smooth Muscle Ab, IgG IFA titer will be added. Additional charges apply
83516; if reflexed, add 86256
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0055248||F-Actin (Smooth Muscle) Ab, IgG by ELISA||44706-0|
- Actin Antibody
- Actin Antibody Reflexive Panel
- Anti-Smooth Muscle Antibody
- ASMA Reflexive Panel
- F-Actin Antibody
- F-Actin Antibody Panel
- SMA IgG
- SMA IgG Ab
- SMA Reflexive Panel
- Smooth Muscle Antibodies