Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: November 19, 2019 @ 10:13 am

93560

Coxsackie B Virus Antibodies

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Red Top
  • CSF in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.3 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) CSF in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
Special Handling:
  • Separate from cells ASAP
  • If acute and convalescent samples being submitted, clearly label samples 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 Serum Neutralization Assay
Performed:Mon-Fri
Reported:7-10 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 86658x6
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 93569 - COXSACKIE B1
  • 93570 - COXSACKIE B2
  • 93571 - COXSACKIE B3
  • 93572 - COXSACKIE B4
  • 93573 - COXSACKIE B5
  • 93574 - COXSACKIE B6
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