Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antbody
Useful to establish autoimmune etiology in previously diagnosed type 1 Diabetes mellitus
< 1:4 No antibody detected
2 - 5 days
Collect specimen in an SST tube. Spin and separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection. Aliquot into a screw capped plastic tube and send to Specimen Processing refrigerated.
SST must be spun and aliquoted within 2 hours of collection to remove serum from the cells.
Test performed by ARUP Laboratories