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Malaria antibody, IgG

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB4219 
Methodology: Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Schedule: Tuesday
Reported: 1 week, 3 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Serum separator tube.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Heat-inactivated, lipemic, contaminated, hemolyzed, icteric, or turbid specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Retrospectively diagnose malaria in a previously non-immune individual. Screen for chronic malaria.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 86750
Last Changed: 11/18/2016 08:30:04
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:31:19