ds-DNA Antibody, IgG - Lab Results explained
ds-DNA Antibody, IgG. Optimal Result: 0 - 29.9 IU/ml. Double-stranded (ds, native) DNA (dsDNA) antibodies of the IgG class are an accepted criterion (American College of Rheumatology) for the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). dsDNA antibodies are detectable in approximately 85% of patients with untreated SLE, and are rarely detectable in other connective tissue diseases.
DA: 72 PA: 69 MOZ Rank: 59