2 mL (1 mL min.) Serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Sample Sat by 9 am; Report Same day
These antibodies are highly specific for Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and are present in 30% of cases. In 15% of AIH cases, SLA is the only detectable antibody. This test is specially important in those patients who are negative for all other autoantibodies.