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ANCA (MPO and PR3)

CPT/HCPCS 86021x2
Order Code CH487
Turnaround Time 48-72 hrs
Test Includes

Myeloperoxidase Antibody and Proteinase-3 Antibody

Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

SST (Tiger Top)

Preferred Specimens
Minimum Volume (uL)
0.8 mL
Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Reject Criteria

Gross hemolysis, grossly lipemic

Test Details
Immunoassay (IA)
Clinical Significance

Testing for anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (P-ANCA and/or C-ANCA) has been found to be useful in establishing the diagnosis of suspected vascular diseases, inflammatory bowel disease, as well as other autoimmune diseases.

Reference Ranges

Myeloperoxidase Antibody <1.0 Al Proteinase-3 Antibody <1.0 Al