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Leptospira Ab screen w/rflx titer

Lab Section:  Sendout  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB4908 
Methodology: Qualitative Immunoblot
Schedule: Monday, Thursday
Reported: 7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Serum separator tube or green (sodium or lithium heparin). Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of the acute specimens. Please mark specimen plainly as acute or convalescent.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, severely lipemic specimens. Any other body fluid.
Stability: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 86720
Last Changed: 11/16/2016 12:05:03
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:16:11