Sample Type: Serum
Test name: Anti-Erythropoietin Antibodies a.k.a. Anti-EPO, erthropoietin anibodies
Condition / Indication: Unexplained refractory response to EPO therapy
Special Precautions & Notes: Offered to North Bristol Trust (NBT) patients only. Rarely indicated. Discuss with the laboratory on x48350 in the first instance and prior to samples being taken.
Reference Range: Negative/Positive
Container: Clot Activator (Red Top)
Ideal Volume (mL): 4mls
Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes
Turnaround Time: 3 weeks
Referral Location: Amgen, USA
Information for laboratories referring samples for analysis at NBT: Contact the laboratory to discuss.