Days Set Up
Monday- Friday
Analytic Time

3 - 7 days

MiChart Code
Reticulin Antibodies
Soft Order Code
RETA

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Anti-Reticulin Antibody
Celiac Disease Antibody, Reticulin
Gluten Sensitivity Antibody, Reticulin
Reticulin
RETA
RETICULIN Ab, SERUM

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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.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Offsite

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

Billing Information

CPT Code
86255 Screen, 86256 Titer
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
17521-6

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.