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11073: Tissue Transglutaminase Antibody (IgG, IgA) Print View
(tTG) Ab, IgG IA  < 6  U/mL 
(tTG) Ab, IgA IA  < 4  U/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.5) mL   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Celiac Disease is characterized by gluten intolerance leading to a chronic malabsorptive disorder due to inflammation of the intestinal mucosa and flattening of the epithelium. Several studies have demonstrated that the target endomysial antigen in IgA anti-gliadin and anti-reticulin assays has been identified as the calcium dependent, protein cross-linking, enzyme tissue transglutaminase.
Setup Schedule
Sunday, Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
83516x2

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.

Notes
Transport Temperature: Room temperature Mehodology: Immunoassay Reject Criteria: Gross hemolysis; grossly lipemic






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