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Lab Test Dictionary

Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis (LCM) Virus Antibodies, IgG/M, CSF (2001628) (Back-Up Only)

Methodology

Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody


Synonyms

LCM Antibodies, CSF

Specimen Type

CSF

Performing Lab

ARUP


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Tuesday and Friday

Standard TAT

1-5 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

0.2-1 mL CSF

Container Type

Sterile Container


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: 2 Weeks; Frozen: 1 Year (Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)

Rejection Criteria

Contaminated; Hemolyzed; Heat-inactivated specimens

Test Volume Required

1 mL CSF

Minimum Test Volume

0.2 mL CSF

Processing Instructions

Complete ARUP requisiton and submit with specimen refrigerated or frozen. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick up Monday-Friday.


CPT Codes

86727 (x2)


Revised

02-13-18

Initials

SL