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11173: Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP) Antibody (IgG) Print View
CCP Antibody (IgG) IA  < 20  Units 

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

A synthetic circular peptide containing citrulline called CCP IgG (cyclic citrullinated peptide) has been found to be better at discriminating Rheumatoid Arthritis patients from patients with other diseases such as hepatitis C infection. Rheumatoid Arthritis Classification Criteria include CCP IgG Antibody, rheumatoid factor, C-reactive protein and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR). Approximately 70% of patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis are positive for Anti-CCP IgG, while only about 2% of random blood donors and disease controls subjects are positive.
Setup Schedule
Sunday, Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86200

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 Reject Criteria: Gross hemolysis; grossly lipemic; Plasma






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