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Smooth Muscle Antibodies


Smooth Muscle Antibodies
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Turnaround Time:

5 working days




Strongly positive in 50 - 70% patients with Type 1autoimmune hepatitis These patients may also have positive anti-mitochondrial, anti-nuclear and anti-dsDNA antibodies. Lower levels may occur in primary biliary cirrhosis, EBV and hepatitis A infections.

Vessels and Containers:

Serum gold-top

How result is reported:

Reported as positive (with titre) or negative.