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ID:844 Anti-enterocyte antibodies
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Description Antibodies to jejunal and ileal enterocytes.
IndicationAutoimmune enteropathy (primarily found in infancy) with intractable diarrhea and associated with small bowel villous atrophy that does not improve with a gluten-free diet.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationPositive in 50-70% of patients with autoimmune enteropathy.

DepartmentClinical Immunology
SampleSerum
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
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Ref. Range Notes Qualititive - pos/neg. Normal result = negative
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT5 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT5 days
Turnround CommentTurn around time provided by the referral laboratory. Please allow additional time for sample dispatch and return of results.

Originally edited by : BD. Review due on 14/09/2018 14:17:57. Published By AM on 14/09/2017 14:17:57.