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1114: Skin Total Autoantibodies, Inter-Epithelial & Dermal-Epidermal Print View
Skin Autoantibodies, Intercellular IFA  < 1:10  titer 
Skin Autoantibodies, Dermal-Epidermal IFA  < 1:10  titer 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.4) mL   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Frozen - 2 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Plasma Heparinized 1 (0.4) mL   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 2 Month(s)  
  Plasma EDTA 1 (0.4) mL   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Frozen - 2 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
  Plasma ACD 1 (0.4) mL   Frozen - 2 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)  

Skin antibodies (inter-epithelial) are found in 90% of patients with Pemphigus vulgaris and P. foliaceus. Dermal-epidermal skin antibodies are antibodies found in 90% of patients with Bullous pemphigoid and 90% of Cicatricial pemphigoid.
Setup Schedule
Wednesday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86255x2

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.






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