ANTINEUTROPHIL CYTOPLASMIC ANTIBODIES VASCULITIS PANEL

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: VASCU
UPHSM LIS Test #: 6566
Schedule: Monday through Saturday; 4 p.m.
Testing Time: 3 days
Testing Lab: Mayo Labs

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1.0mL
Temperature: REFRIGERATE
Tube Type: 1 Red Top or SST
Collection Info:

Specimen Acceptability

Reject Due To

Hemolysis
Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia
Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus
Mild OK; Gross OK

Clinical Utilities

If myeloperoxidase antibody or proteinase 3 antibody is >=0.4 U, then cytoplasmic neutrophilic antibodies will be performed at an additional charge.

CPT Codes

83516-PR3

83516-MPO

86255-Cytoplasmic neutrophil antibodies screen (if appropriate)

86256-Cytoplasmic neutrophil antibodies titer (if appropriate)

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.