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  SM Specimen Type:
  also known as Smith Antibody

Blood


RHEUMATOLOGY

Specimen requirements: 7 mL Red Stopper; Plain
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A Negative
N/A N/A N/A N/A Normal Titer
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 7 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 3 mL
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
The following substances can adversely affect the results: Microbial Contamination, Hemolysis, Lipemia
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 ) 
Order/entry screen(s): Rheumatology
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Weekly
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 1 Week
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Hematology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Ouchterlony
Special Instructions: SM titers will be performed if the screening procedure is positive.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: SM
CyberLAB code: 7535
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A