Liver-Kidney Microsomal Antibody, Serum

Useful For: The presence of LKM-1 antibodies can be used in conjunction with clinical findings and other laboratory tests to aid in the diagnosis of autoimmune liver diseases such as autoimmune hepatitis (AIH-2).

Methodology: Immunoassay

Specimen Requirements:
1 RED-top tube (minimum: 0.3 mL of serum). Centrifuge SST 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.

Analytical Time: 2-5 days

Days Set Up: Tuesday, Saturday

CPT Information:
86376 –