CCP - Overview: Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibodies, IgG, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CCP    
Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibodies, IgG, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Evaluating patients suspected of having rheumatoid arthritis (RA)


Differentiating RA from other connective tissue diseases that may present with arthritis

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Connective Tissue Disease Cascade (CTDC) in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Ab, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Anti Citrullinated Antibody
Anti Citrulline
Anti-CCP (Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide)
Anti-Citrullinated Ab
Anti-Citrullinated Antibody
Anti-Citrulline Antibody
Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP)
CCP (Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide)
Citrullinated Ab
Citrullinated Antibody