Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: June 18, 2024 @ 9:13 am


Rocky MTN Spotted Fever Antibodies, IgG/IgM

  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Red Top
  • 1 mL (Min:0.4 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 collected, label as such. Convalescent sample must be received in lab within 30 days.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Lipemic Samples
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Indirect Fluorescent Antibody (IFA)
  • Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Reported:2-4 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 86757x2
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
  • 93083 - ROCKY MT AB, IgG
  • 93084 - ROCKY MT AB, IgM
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