HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN 70 (68 kDa) IgG BY WB
68KD (Heat Shock Protein) (Heat Shock Protein 70 (68 kDa), IgG by Western blot), Anticochlear (Heat Shock Protein 70 (68 kDa), IgG by Western blot), HSP 70 Ab (Heat Shock Protein 70 (68 kDa), IgG by Western blot), Inner Ear Antibody (Heat Shock Protein 70
Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum separator tube or plain red
Specimens collected with anticoagulants or preservatives. Hemolyzed or lipemic specimens. Specimens with large clots or bacterial growth present.
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year
Western blot assay for HSP70 (68 kDa), IgG antibody may be utilized in predicting corticosteroid responsiveness in patients with idiopathic rapidly progressive sensorineural hearing loss. Indeterminate results should be repeated using a fresh specimen collected after 10-14 days. Other autoimmune diseases may also produce positive results.
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