Striated muscle abs

Test investigation

Striated muscle abs

Laboratory offering test

Referral laboratory

Also known as/Frequency of test

Muscle (Striated) antibodies

Indications

Striated muscle antibodies are found in association with Myasthenia gravis, particularly if there is an associated thymoma

Comments precautions

Referred outside of EPA

Sample type

Serum

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

2 weeks

Reference intervals

Negative