anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (anti-CCP)
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
J Rheumatol. 2006 Aug;33(8):1476-81 Randomized Controlled Trial
IN rheumatoid arthritis The Use of
anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (anti-CCP)
As Diagnostic Tool
Is better Than
anti-Sa antibodies
To diagnose rheumatoid arthritis: anti-CCP sensibility 72%, specificity 94% VS anti-SSa sensibility 44%, specificity 96%