SPECIFIC ANA PROFILE (ANP)
: ANP, ENA
: Smith, SSA, SSB, SCL-70, Sm/RNP
: Red top (clot activator with gel) or red top (no gel)
: 1 mL
: 5 mL
: 1 mL
: Refrigerate, separate and freeze serum
: Serum must be frozen within 48 hours
Reasons for Rejection
: Drawn in any anticoagulant
: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
: Up to 7 days (if test needs repeating could take up to 14 days)
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