Liver Kidney Microsomal Antibodies

Test investigation

Liver Kidney Microsomal Antibodies

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Units

N/A

Also known as/Frequency of test

LKM, LKM-1, Liver autoantibodies, Autoimmune screen

Indications

Anti LKM antibodies are found in type 2 autoimmune hepatitis. This is a more aggressive disease than type 1.

Sample type

Serum

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

2 working days

Reference intervals

Negative