Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: May 24, 2019 @ 9:13 am

90298

Blastomyces dermatitidis Antigen Quantitative by EIA

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Blue Top (Na Citrate)
  • One Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • One Red Top
  • Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL) in Sterile Specimen Container
  • CSF in Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL) in Sterile Specimen Container
  • Random Urine in CSF in Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL) in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 2 mL (Min:1.5 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 2 mL (Min:1.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL) in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) CSF in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Random Urine in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
Stability:Ambient: 2 Week(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 24 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed:Varies
Reported:4-6 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87449
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 90299 - SOURCE
  • 93759 - BLASTOMYCES DERM.
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