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Lab Test Dictionary

Almond (f20) IgE

Methodology

Fluoroimmunoassay


Synonyms

Allergen Almond; Allergy Almond

Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

RCHSD Serology


Epic ID

LAB634

Lab Test Days

Monday-Friday

Standard TAT

1-2 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1 mL Blood

Container Type

Gold (SST)

Collection Instructions

Serum collected in (red-top) tube or plasma collected in a lithium heparin (green-top) tube (PST) is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-Only

Test Volume Required

0.3 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.15 mL Serum or Plasma

Processing Instructions

Centrifuge and separate serum or plasma. Place in Allergy rack in refrigerator.


CPT Codes

86003


Revised

09-20-18

Initials

SL