Anti-CCP Antibody DETAILS
Anticyclic Citrullinated Peptide (anti-CCP) antibody test is ordered when rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic autoimmune disease that primarily affects the joints, and some other parts of the body is suspected.
Our Anticyclic Citrullinated Peptide (anti-CPP) antibody test basically is a single test that tests for the presence of anti-CPP antibody in the blood. Anti-CCP is an autoantibody. To perform this test you will need to visit your laboratory of choice for the collection of a Blood sample.
Disclaimer: Laboratory test results are NOT to be interpreted as a "stand-alone" item. Test results have to be interpreted after correlating with suitable clinical findings and additional supplemental information/tests. The meaning of your tests results will be explained by your healthcare providers, based on additional information you provide them.