MCA - Overview: Myocardial Antibodies, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MCA    
Myocardial Antibodies, Serum

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

Evaluating patients suspected of having post cardiotomy or post myocardial infarction syndromes


Evaluating patients suspected of having inflammatory cardiomyopathy

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

Indirect Immunofluorescence

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


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

Myocardial Abs, S

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

Anti-Cardiac Muscle Antibodies
Anti-Heart Antibodies
Anti-Myocardial Antibodies
Cardiac Muscle Antibodies
CMA (Cardiac Muscle Antibodies)
Heart Antibodies