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ID:193 Testis Antibodies
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DescriptionAutoantibodies to the Leydig and sertoli cells of the testis detected with multiblock slides that also have adrenal and ovary tissues as they form part of the group of steroid producing cell antibodies.
IndicationPrimary gonadal failure.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationMay be positive in pateints with Addison's disease due to cross-reactivity.

DepartmentClinical Immunology
SampleBlood
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
Min. Vol2 mL
Freq.Weekdays

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. Review due on 14/09/2018 14:34:42. Published By BD on 14/09/2017 14:34:42.