Ordering Recommendation

Use to evaluate for autoimmune hepatitis of unknown etiology. Use in combination with Liver-Kidney Microsome - 1 Antibody, IgG.

Mnemonic

LC-1

Methodology

Qualitative Immunoblot

Performed

Tue

Reported

1-8 days

New York DOH Approval Status

This test is New York DOH approved.

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation
Collect

Serum Separator Tube

Specimen Preparation

Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Unacceptable Conditions

Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens

Remarks
Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Interval

Negative

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

FDA

Note

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

84182

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2010712 Liver Cytosolic Type 1 IgG 13175-5
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Aliases

Liver Cytosolic Antigen Type 1 (LC-1) Antibody, IgG