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LCMV antibodies, IgG and IgM, CSF

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB8453 
Methodology: Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Schedule: Tuesday, Friday
Reported: 5-7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Cerebrospinal Fluid in a CSF Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable conditions: Contaminated, hemolyzed, or heat-inactivated 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/2001628

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 86727 x2
Last Changed: 11/16/2016 11:06:26
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:15:28