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BGPIG
BETA-2-GLYCOPROTEIN AB, IGG

Test Code BGPIG 
Test BETA-2-GLYCOPROTEIN AB, IgG 
Methodology Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) 
Description Useful for aiding in the diagnosis of certain autoimmune disease thrombotic disorders, such as those secondary to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) or other lupus-like thrombotic diseases. 
Specimen Draw blood in a plain red-top or serum gel tube. Spin down and send 1.0 mL (minimum: 0.5 mL) of serum refrigerated in a screw-capped, plastic vial. If specimen will not arrive within 2 days of draw, send specimen FROZEN in plastic vial on dry ice. 
Reference Values Negative: <= 20 SGU
Positive: > 20 SGU 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Tuesday 
CPT Code(s) 86146