Histone Antibodies

Test investigation

Histone Antibodies

Laboratory offering test

Referral laboratory

Also known as/Frequency of test

HIST

Indications

Drug induced lupus

Comments precautions

Must have a +ve homogenous Hep2 pattern. Referred outside of EPA.

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

2 weeks

Reference intervals

Negative