The image on the right represents the result of a fluorescent antinuclear antibody (ANA) test. What pattern should be reported?
Note: (a) points to the nuclei of several interphase cells, the primary consideration for discerning the ANA pattern, and (b) indicates a metaphase mitotic cell. Observing the chromosomal area and cytoplasm of the metaphase cell may assist in identification of the ANA pattern.
Please select the single best answer