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. Diphtheria/Tetanus Toxoid IgG Ab   
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SPECIMEN INFO
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Test Information for Diphtheria/Tetanus Toxoid IgG Ab
CPT Code: 86648, 86774

Specimen Type: Blood

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

Collection Volume: 2.5 mL (minimum 2.0 mL)

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

TAT: 1-4 days


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

Additional Info: Diptheria Toxoid IgG Antibody Assay The minimum level of protective antibody in the normal population is between 0.01 and 0.1 IU/mL. The majority of vaccinated individuals should demonstarte protective levels of antibody >0.1 IU/mL. Tetanus Toxoid IgG Antibody Assay: The minimum level of protective antibody in the normal population is between 0.01 and 0.15 IU/mL. The majority of vaccinated individuals should demonstarte protective levels of antibody >0.15 IU/mL.

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

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


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