Pathology Associates Of Lexington, P.A.
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Anti-canalicular antibody

Anti-canalicular Ab is an auto antibody which has been said to be found in       . We use the FLUORO-KIT test system with cryostat sections of rat kidney and stomach, and or rat liver as the substrate at a beginning dilution of patient's serum of 1:20. The use of animal tissue avoids interference from HLA and/or blood group Abs that may occur were human substrate used. Incidental Abs may show up in this system such as ASMA, APCA, ANA, ARA, ABBA, anti-liver cell membrane Ab, and anti-ribosomal Ab.

Associations with undetectable Ab:

  • normalcy

Associations with elevated levels:

 
 
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