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Antihistone Antibodies , IgG
|Methodology:||Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)|
Collect: Red-top tube OR Gel-barrier tube (SST) - 1 ml serum
Specimen Preparation: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature . Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room temperature.
Causes for Rejection : Hemolysis; icterus; lipemia; bacterial contamination
Stability: Ambient/Refrigerated/Frozen: 14 days
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