Blood Sciences Test

Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP) antibodies



Special Instructions

Minimum sample volume: 3 ml

Reference Range

IgG CCP antibodies:

  • Negative: <17  U/ml

Test Usage

CCP antibodies is a specialised test for Rheumatology and Respiratory Medicine use only.

If clinical suspicion of rheumatoid arthritis, with evidence of active synovitis, please refer to Rheumatology. Serology not recommended prior to referral unless recommended by Rheumatology.

Turnaround time

14 days


In House

Assayed By

Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital (Wonford).


Please note this test is not UKAS accredited

Specimen Labelling Procedure