Test Catalog

Test ID: ANA2    
Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA), Serum

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

Evaluating patients suspected of having a systemic rheumatic disease

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Connective Tissue Disease Cascade (CTDC) in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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.


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

Antinuclear Ab, S

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

Antinuclear Antibody, Serum
ANA (order test ANA2)
ANA (Antinuclear Antibodies)
Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA), HEp-2 substrate, Serum
FANA (Fluorescent Antinuclear Antibodies)
LE (Lupus Erythematosus) Prep