Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: July 13, 2024 @ 9:13 am


Diphtheria + Tetanus Antibodies, IgG

  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Red Top
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Avoid Repeated Freeze/Thaw Cycles
  • Separate from cells ASAP
  • "Pre" and "post" vaccination specimens should be submitted for testing. "Post" sample should be drawn 30 days after immunization and, if shipped separately, must be received within 60 days of "pre" specimen. PLEASE CLEARLY MARK SPECIMENS "PRE-VACCINE" OR "POST-VACCINE" SO THAT SPECIMENS WILL BE SAVED AND TESTED SIMULTANEOUSLY.
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Multi-Analytic Fluorescent Detection
  • Quantitative Multiplex Bead Assay
Reported:2-5 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 86317x2
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
  • 93575 - DIPTHERIA AB, IgG
  • 93576 - TETANUS AB, IgG
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