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Toxoplasmosis antibody panel, IgG, IgM

Lab Section: 

Immunology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB3560

 

Methodology: 

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Schedule: 

Tuesday

Reported: 

7 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.
Unacceptable conditions: Grossly hemolyzed specimens
Stability: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 months

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: See each test for clinical indications

Reference Interval: 

Reference Interval (OD Ratio): 
        ≤0.90 = Negative 
        0.91-1.09 = Equivocal 
        ≥1.10 = Positive

 

Tests in this Panel: 

Toxoplasma gondii IgG

Toxoplasma gondii IgM

CPT Code(s): 

86777, 86778

Last Changed: 

12/27/2016 15:41:57

Last Reviewed: 

8/28/2017 10:27 AM