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LCMV antibodies, IgG and IgM, serum

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB3205 
Methodology: Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Schedule: Tuesday, Friday
Reported: 7-10 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of the acute specimens. Mark specimens plainly as "acute" or "convalescent."
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)

Notes: 

http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/2001635

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 86727 x2
Last Changed: 11/16/2016 11:11:54
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:15:36