Anti Ds DNA (IF Method)

Anti-ds DNA (Anti Double standard DNA) is a collection of autoantibodies created by the abnormal Immune system. Sometimes Antibodies are triggered against self-antigens of the body, thus affecting the healthy cells and proteins mistakenly. Anti-ds-DNA IFA (Indirect Fluorescent Antibody)method is a primary test to examine the autoantibodies of the blood specimen to diagnose autoimmune disorders like Lupus (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus –SLE).
Test Code: 1874
₹ 2,000.00

ANTI ds DNA(IFA Method):

Why Anti-ds DNA- Immunofluorescent antibody (IFA) test?


Anti-ds DNA – immune fluorescent antibody (IFA) test is performed to help diagnose lupus (systemic lupus erythematosis - SLE) in a person who has a positive result on test for antinuclear antibody (ANA) and has clinical manifestations that suggest lupus.

General instructions:

Sample Requirement: Specimen - Blood sample taken from the vein. Test Preparation: None.

NOTE - Sample for specimen collections may vary based on the patient’s condition/cases according to the patient’s presenting complaints/signs or symptoms:

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENT (Special or Rare Cases) - As instructed and guided by Physician / Clinician / Pathologist / as per Laboratory’s requirements, according to procedures and protocols.    

This Multi-Specialty Clinical Referral Laboratory  RTDIAGNOSTICS provides precise and accurate tests with an extensive range of testing services to the medical centers to help in the diagnosis and identification of pathology in the test specimens for infectious diseases and also to evaluate the function of organ systems of the patient. It prevents further complications and helps to stabilize and restore health to near normalcy at the earliest without delay.