Test Overview
Test Methodology

Indirect Immunofluorescence

Test Usage

Diagnosis and following the course of gluten-sensitive enteropathy and dermatitis herpetiformis.

Reference Range *

Negative. If positive, results are titered.

Test Details
Days Set Up
Monday- Friday
Analytic Time

3 - 7 days

Soft Order Code
RETA
MiChart Code
Reticulin Antibodies
Synonyms
  • Anti-Reticulin Antibody
  • Celiac Disease Antibody, Reticulin
  • Gluten Sensitivity Antibody, Reticulin
  • Reticulin
  • RETA
  • RETICULIN Ab, SERUM
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo RTA (9275)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect blood in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge and aliquot serum into plastic vial. Store refrigerated or at frozen.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
2.0 ml serum
Minimum Volume
1.0 (0.5 peds) ml serum
Additional Information

Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
86255 Screen, 86256 Titer
Fee Code
20089
LOINC
17521-6
NY State Approved
No