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. Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgG Ab   
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SPECIMEN INFO
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Test Information for Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgG Ab
CPT Code: 86738

Specimen Type: Blood

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

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 1.0 mL)

Cause for rejection: Hemolyzed, lipemic or icteric specimen; drawn in incorrect tube; QNS

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to Reference laboratory

Methodology: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Special Instructions: Do not diagnose based on M. pneumoniae IgG alone, but in conjunction with clinical evaluation and other diagnostic results.

TAT: 1-3 days

Panel Includes: M. pneumoniae IgG Ab M. pneumoniae IgG, Qual


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

Additional Info: Reference range: Negative: <0.91 OD Ratio

Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Ingrid Hershey, Laboratory Administrative Director, at 330-543-8721.

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


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