What is the Joint Pain panel?
This panel measures the blood levels of markers related to causes of joint pain.
What markers are tested in the Joint Pain panel?
This panel tests the blood levels of Antinuclear Antibody (ANA), Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP) IgG antibody, Rheumatoid Factor, Sedimentation Rate by Modified Westergren (ESR) and Uric Acid. This panel also screens for Lyme disease.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Joint Pain Panel is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.