This profile helps diagnose certain types of arthritis. Arthritis leads to joint pain and stiffness that can affect your quality of life.
Anyone who has pain and stiffness in the joints or has trouble moving around. Most types of arthritis cause pain in your joints.
- Uric Acid, Serum
- Rheumatoid Factor
- Antinuclear Antibody Screen
- Sedimentation Rate
There is no preparation for this test.
If any of your test results are abnormal, you should follow up with a health care provider. Please note, some of these tests could indicate a serious health issue. If your results are critical for any of these tests, we will contact you as soon as we have your results no matter what time of day or night it is.
Packages can only be ordered one at a time so that your draw visit is as comfortable as possible. Please note, you can still order profiles, single tests and screens when you order a package.
For more information on this test, go to labtestsonline.org.