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Lab Test Dictionary

Arbovirus Antbody Panel, IFA (Serum) (34980X)

Methodology

Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)


Specimen Type

Serum

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Monday-Friday

Standard TAT

1 Day


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 5 Days; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Frozen: 30 Days

Rejection Criteria

Grossly hemolyzed; Grossly icteric; Grossly lipemic

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum

Minimum Test Volume

0.2 mL Serum


Included Tests

California Encephalitis (IgG, IgM), Eastern Equine Encephalitis (IgG, IgM), St. Louis Encephalitis (IgG, IgM) and Western Equine Encephalitis (IgG, IgM).


CPT Codes

86651 (x2), 86652 (x2), 86653 (x2) 86654 (x2)


Revised

09-26-22