Coeliac Screen


Test Information

Test Name

Coeliac Screen

Synonyms

Coecliac Disease; Gluten Antibodies; Coeliac markers; Celiac Sprue; Gluten enteropathy; DGP; Deamidated Gliadin Peptides; Gliadin Antibodies; Tissue Transglutaminase Antibodies; Anti Endomysial Antibodies; Coeliac tTg IgA; Anti Tissue Transglutaminase; Anti tTg; Dermatitis Herpeformis; AGA; TTIGG

Department

Immunology

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

PLW; Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes


Processing Information

Registration Code

COEL

Site Specific Notes

- Waikato

Process inhouse Immunology

- Tauranga

Process in PLW Immunology

- Whakatane

Process in PLW Immunology

- Rotorua

Hospital request process in PLW Immunology; Community request referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

- Taupo

Hospital request process in PLW Immunology; Community request referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

tim.taylor@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Volume

0.5 mL serum

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