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Test ID: BPAB    
Bullous Pemphigoid, BP180 and BP230, IgG Antibodies, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Initial screening test in the diagnosis of bullous pemphigoid and its variants

 

Complementing the standard serum test of indirect immunofluorescence utilizing monkey esophagus substrate and human salt-split skin substrate (CIFS / Cutaneous Immunofluorescence Antibodies (IgG), Serum)

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

BP 180 and 230, Serum

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

BP180
BP230
Bullous Pemphigoid