Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Antinuclear Antibody Profile

Synonyms
ANA Profile

CMH Lab Section
Immunology

Specimen Requirements
1.5 mL of blood in a red top w/yellow ring gel tube

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
DsDNA batched on Thursdays;
AENA (Antibodies to Extractable Nuclear Antigen)is a Sendout

Methodology
DsDNA- IFA
AENA- Sendout

Ranges
DsDNA- negative
AENA- see report

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