What is this Sjogren's test panel?
This Sjogren's test panel measures the blood levels of Sjogren's Antibodies (Anti-SS-A / SS-B).
Why is a Sjogren's test important?
This panel helps with the diagnosis of Sjogren's syndrome. SS-A is found in up to 70% of patients with Sjogren's syndrome and 40% of patients with SLE. SS-B is found in up to 60% of patients with Sjogren's syndrome and 15% of people with SLE.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Sjogren Test 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.