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Antibodies, Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Anti-CCP antibodies, ACPA.

Common Use:
To assist in diagnosing and monitoring rheumatoid arthritis.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a gold-, red-, or red/gray-top tube.

Normal Findings:
IgG Ab (Method: Immunoassay, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay [ELISA])

NegativeLess than 20 units
Weak positive20–39 units
Moderate positive40–59 units
Strong positive60 units or greater

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Antibodies, Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425107/all/Antibodies__Anti_Cyclic_Citrullinated_Peptide.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Antibodies, Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425107/all/Antibodies__Anti_Cyclic_Citrullinated_Peptide. Accessed April 21, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Antibodies, Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425107/all/Antibodies__Anti_Cyclic_Citrullinated_Peptide
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Antibodies, Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425107/all/Antibodies__Anti_Cyclic_Citrullinated_Peptide.
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