Anti-HMGCR Autoantibodies

HMGCR Abs (3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl-Coenzyme A Reductase) are associated with necrotizing myopathy that is commonly related to statin exposure.

Anti-HMGCR Autoantibodies

Test Code: 1809
CPT Codes: 83520
Document Link: Anti-HMGCR_Autoantibodies_February_2014
Methodology: EIA (LDT)
Specimen Requirements: 2 mL serum or plasma, refrigerated or frozen
Turn Around Time: 7 Days
Special Instructions:
Clinical Utilities: HMGCR Abs (3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl-Coenzyme A Reductase) are associated with necrotizing myopathy that is commonly related to statin exposure.