anticyclic citrullinated peptide antibody test

anticyclic citrullinated peptide antibody test

a blood test used to diagnose rheumatoid arthritis in its early stages.
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BUDAPEST, HUNGARY -- Evidence continues to show the value of using anticyclic citrullinated peptide antibody tests in conjunction with conventional rheumatoid factor tests for rheumatoid arthritis, according to data presented at the 4th International Congress on Autoimmunity.