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Yersinia enterocolitica Ab (IgG, IgA)

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB3659

 

Methodology: 

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

7-14 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Stability: Room temperature: 7 days Refrigerated: 14 days Frozen: 30 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Y. enterocolitica is associated with a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations, including enteritis, colitis, and reactive arthritis. Specific IgG and IgA antibodies are typically present following acute infection.

Performing Lab: Focus Diagnostics, Inc. 5785 Corporate Ave, Suite 200 Cypress, CA 90630

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

 

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=16768

 

CPT Code(s): 

86793x2

Last Changed: 

8/16/2017 11:03:48

Last Reviewed: 

8/16/2017 11:03:57