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Test ID: SMAT    
Smooth Muscle Antibody Titer, Serum

Method Description Describes how the test is performed and provides a method-specific reference

The patient's serum, in serial dilution, is added to fresh tissue from mouse stomach/kidney and incubated; fluorescein-conjugated antiglobulin is then added. The slides are read with a fluorescence microscope. (Package insert:  Kallestad Mouse Stomach/Kidney.  Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc; 01/2018)

PDF Report Indicates whether the report includes an additional document with charts, images or other enriched information

No

Specimen Retention Time Outlines the length of time after testing that a specimen is kept in the laboratory before it is discarded

14 days

Performing Laboratory Location Indicates the location of the laboratory that performs the test

Rochester