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Leishmania antibody, IgG

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB1248 
Methodology: Semi-Quantitative Rapid Strip Assay
Schedule: Tuesday
Reported: 1 week, 3 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 2.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Serum separator tube.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Hemolyzed specimens and serum or plasma specimens containing glycerol or other viscous materials.
Stability: After separation from cells: Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Detection of IgG antibody directed at Leishmania may suggest current or past infection.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 86717
Last Changed: 11/16/2016 11:57:55
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:15:50