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ID:133 Muscle (Striated) antibodies
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DescriptionAutoantibodies to striated/skeletal muscle.
Additional InfoStriated muscle antibodies often coexist with acetylcholine receptor antibodies.
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

InterpretationFound in 25-40% of patients with Myasthenia Gravis. The presence of striated muscle antibodies in myasthenia suggests the presence of thymoma.

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesQualitative - pos/neg
Units - Not Defined -

IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT7 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT7 days
Turnround CommentNA
Originally edited by : JHB. Last edited on 14/09/2018 14:30:54. Published By BD on 14/09/2017 14:30:54.