Antiactin Antibody (Smooth Muscle) and Antimitochondrial M2 Antibody
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Antiactin antibody, ASMA; mitochondrial M2 antibody, M2 antibody, AMA.
To assist in the differential diagnosis of chronic liver disease, typically biliary cholangitis.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
Method: Immunoassay, enzyme-linked immunosorbent (ELISA).
Actin smooth muscle antibody, IgG
|Negative||Less than 20 units|
|Weak positive||20–30 units|
|Positive||Greater than 30 units|
Mitochondrial M2 antibody, IgG
|Negative||Less than 20 units|
|Weak positive||20.1–24.9 units|
|Positive||Greater than 25 units|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Antiactin Antibody (Smooth Muscle) and Antimitochondrial M2 Antibody." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425324/all/Antiactin_Antibody__Smooth_Muscle__and_Antimitochondrial_M2_Antibody.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Antiactin Antibody (Smooth Muscle) and Antimitochondrial M2 Antibody. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425324/all/Antiactin_Antibody__Smooth_Muscle__and_Antimitochondrial_M2_Antibody. Accessed July 17, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Antiactin Antibody (Smooth Muscle) and Antimitochondrial M2 Antibody. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425324/all/Antiactin_Antibody__Smooth_Muscle__and_Antimitochondrial_M2_Antibody
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Antiactin Antibody (Smooth Muscle) and Antimitochondrial M2 Antibody [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 17]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425324/all/Antiactin_Antibody__Smooth_Muscle__and_Antimitochondrial_M2_Antibody.
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