Blood Sciences Test


Autoimmune Liver Screen

Specimen

Serum

Special Instructions

Minimum sample volume: 3 ml

Factors affecting results

None known

Reference Ranges

Not applicable

Test Usage

The autoimmune liver screen includes liver-kidney microsomal antibodies (LKM), mitochondrial antibodies (AMA), smooth muscle antibodies (SMA) and anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA). See individual test for more detail.

Turnaround time

7 days

Availability

In House

Clinical Advice

Clinical advice is available from the Immunology Medical Team at Derriford Hospital

T: 01752 431675

E: plh-tr.eden@nhs.net

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