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Test ID BLOD1332 Beta 2 Glycoprotein I IgG

Additional Information

Beta-2-GPI autoantibodies are found in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and are associated with increased risk of venous and arterial thrombosis and thrombocytopenia. 

Beta-2 GPI autoantibodies are found only inpatients with autoimmune diseases, while cardiolipin autoantibodies can be transiently found in infectious diseases.

Specimen Type/Requirements

Gold top (Serum w/gel) tube - Serum
Red top (Serum w/out gel) tube - Serum

Light Blue top (Sodium Citrate) tube - Plasma


Test is affected by hemolysis.  Test is not affected by lipemia.

Specimen Volume

 Preferred Volume    1.0 mL  
 Minimum Volume    0.7 mL



 Room Temperature    Not Acceptable     
 Refrigerated    7 days    
 Frozen    Greater than 7 days     Preferred for transport  


Performed Test Frequency

Monday through Friday

Report Available

1 - 3 days


Multiplex Flow Immunoassay

Performing Lab

Sanford Laboratories Sioux Falls



Interface Build Information

 Result Code     Result Code Description   
 25562  Beta-2 Glycoprotein IgG Numeric   
 25563  Beta-2 Glycoprotein IgG Interp