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Lab Test Dictionary

Arbovirus Antibody Panel, IFA (CSF) (3621X)

Methodology

Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)


Specimen Type

CSF

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

0.5-1 mL CSF

Container Type

Sterile Container


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 7 Days; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Frozen: 30 Days

Test Volume Required

1 mL CSF

Minimum Test Volume

0.5 mL CSF


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