How is a collagen vascular disease etiology identified in the workup of cold agglutinin disease?

Updated: Aug 28, 2018
  • Author: Salman Abdullah Aljubran, MD; Chief Editor: Michael A Kaliner, MD  more...
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If collagen vascular disease is a possibility, blood tests for the following disorders should be performed:

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis)

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