Useful links

ANA Patterns

Hint:, the official website for the International Consensus on Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) Patterns (ICAP). ICAP was initiated as a workshop aiming to thoroughly discuss and to promote consensus regarding the richness in nuances of morphological patterns observed in the indirect immunofluorescence assay on HEp-2 cells.


Nuclear Patterns :

Cytoplasmic Patterns:

Mitotic Patterns:

ANA Table

Hint: A table summarizes the ANA antigen, specific antibody designation, HEp-2 ANA pattern and disease associations. Table was created by pathology associates of Lexington.