Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide antibodies


Test Information

Test Name

Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide antibodies

Synonyms

Anti CCP; Anti Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide; Anti-Citrullinated Peptide Antibody; ACPA

Department

Immunology

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

PLW; Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes


Processing Information

Registration Code

ACCP

Site Specific Notes

- Waikato

Referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

- Tauranga

Process in-house PLW Immunology

- Whakatane

Process in-house PLW Immunology

- Rotorua

Process in-house PLW Immunology

- Taupo

Process in-house PLW Immunology

Alternative Specimen

EDTA; Heparin


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

andrew.soepnel@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Volume

0.5 mL serum

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