Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody (P-ANCA, C-ANCA)

Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody (P-ANCA, C-ANCA) is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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Synonym/Acronym:
Cytoplasmic antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (c-ANCA), perinuclear antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (p-ANCA).

Rationale
To assist in diagnosing and monitoring the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions for Wegener syndrome.

Patient Preparation
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.

Normal Findings
(Method: Indirect immunofluorescence) Negative.

Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
N/A

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