Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 17, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91065

Coccidioides Antibodies, IgG & IgM

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Red Top
  • CSF in Sterile Tube
Submit:
  • 2 mL (Min:0.2 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 2 mL (Min:0.2 mL) CSF . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Avoid Repeated Freeze/Thaw Cycles
  • Separate from cells ASAP
  • If acute and convalescent samples being submitted, clearly label as such. Convalescent sample must be received in lab within 30 days.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Bacterially Contaminated Samples
  • Hemolyzed specimens
  • Lipemic Samples
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-6 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 86635x2
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 93069 - COCCIDIODES IgM
  • 93070 - COCCIDIODES IgG
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