Department of Pathology
and Laboratory Medicine

Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308
Laboratory
Ph: (330) 543-8573
Fax: (330) 543-3659

LABORATORY TEST REQUISITION


PATIENT INFO
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. CMV IgG Ab   
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SPECIMEN INFO
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Test Information for CMV IgG Ab
CPT Code: 86644

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Red top (no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 1.0 mL)

Cause for rejection: Excessively hemolyzed, lipemic or grossly contaminated specimen. Drawn in incorrect tube. QNS

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Thurs (0800-1700)

Methodology: Indirect Enzyme Immunoassay

Special Instructions: CMV Isolation rather than Antibody detection is considered the method of choice for diagnosing CMV infection. A single titer is rarely significant, but a 4-fold increase in titer between acute and convalescent serum could be diagnostic.

TAT: 1-7 days


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8576

Additional Info: Ref. range: < 0.80 = Neg; 0.80-0.99 = Equiv; >/= 1.0 = Pos

Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Cindy Maurer at (330)543-8689.

SHIP TO:
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
CCL
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308


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