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Immunofixation electrophoresis, serum

 

Lab Section:

Immunology

 

Lab Location:

Main Lab

 

Test ID:

LAB4020

Synonyms:

IFE

Methodology:

Qualitative Immunofixation Electrophoresis

Schedule:

Monday-Friday

 

 Reported:

       5 days

 

Specimen Requirements:

      Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
      Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
      Unacceptable conditions: Grossly hemolyzed.
      Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 2 days, Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month

 

 

 

 

Reference Interval:

      See interpretation.

 

 

 

 

CPT  Code(s):

86334

 

 

Last Changed:

08/23/2017 13:48:28

Last Reviewed:

08/23/2017 13:01:36