Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 22, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91169

Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibodies, IgG/IgM

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Red Top
Submit:
  • 0.5 mL (Min:0.2 mL) Serum . 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 cubmitted, label as such. Convalescent sample must be received in lab within 30 days
Rejection Criteria:
  • Grossly Hemolyzed Samples
  • Grossly Lipemic Samples
  • Icteric specimen
  • Lipemic Samples
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Enzyme-Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay (ELISA)
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-4 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 86738x2
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 93085 - MYCOPLASMA IgG
  • 93086 - MYCOPLASMA IgM
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