Adalimumab Activity and Neutralizing Antibody for GI Disorders only - LG6556


Sunquest Code:LSMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Order Instructions:For GI testing only. All others see Adalimumab Activity and Neutralizing Antibody for Skin and Arthritic Disorders (ADANAB)
Synonyms:Humira
Methodology:ELISA
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Special Instructions:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 3-7 days. A completed Miraca requisition must be sent with each sample. The requisition is available in the Miraca test kit.


Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:7 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:3 mL


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Allow sample to clot for 30 minutes at room temperature. Centrifuge and send original tube with a completed Miraca requisition. Store at room or refrigerated temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Inform Diagnostics (Miraca))


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.
Use:Evaluate response failure to adalimumab therapy for patients with GI disorders. Determine and adjust dosage or identify the need for change to another anti-TNF-alpha inhibitor.
Used to treat Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.


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