Understand Your Test

Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)

Formal Name

 Antinuclear Antibody

 

Why Get Tested?

To evaluate for certain autoimmune disorders, such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and Sjogren syndrome, among other types.

When To Get Tested?

When your healthcare provider thinks that you have symptoms of an autoimmune disorder.