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Lab Test Dictionary

Anti-Enterocyte Antibodies

Methodology

Indirect Immunofluorescence


Synonyms

Enterocyte Abs

Specimen Type

Serum

Performing Lab

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Batched Weekly


Collection Information

Specimen Required

3-5 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Frozen-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 2 Hours; Refrigerated: 1 Week; Frozen: Indefinite (Preferred)

Rejection Criteria

Whole blood or Serum sample not frozen

Test Volume Required

2 mL Serum

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Serum

Processing Instructions

Complete CHOP Anti-Enterocyte Antibody requisition and submit with specimen frozen Monday-Thursday and need to confirm if they accept Saturday delivery. Information relevant to current problem on requisition for is required either to be completed by provider or a printed progress report to be send with sample.


CPT Codes

88346, 88350 (x2)


Revised

5/2/24

Initials

SA