Test Catalog

Test ID: CMA    
Centromere Antibodies, IgG, Serum

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

Evaluating patients with clinical signs and symptoms compatible with systemic sclerosis including skin involvement, Raynaud phenomenon, and arthralgias

 

Aiding in the diagnosis of calcinosis, Raynaud phenomenon, esophageal dysfunction, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasis (CREST) syndrome

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

Multiplex Flow Immunoassay

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

Centromere Ab, IgG, S

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

ACA (Anticentromere Antibodies)
Anticentromere Antibodies
Centromere Antibodies, IgG
Centromere Autoantibodies
CREST
HEp-2
Scleroderma Antibodies (? FOR SPECIFIC TEST)
Centromere Antibody
Anti-Centromere Antibodies