CPT Code: 86651|
Specimen Type: Blood
Tube Type/Collection Container: Gold top SST (serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 0.6 mL)
Cause for rejection: -
Availability: Sent to reference lab
Methodology: Indirect Fluorescent Antibody (IFA)
Special Instructions: -
TAT: 2-9 days
Panel Includes: LaCrosse, St. Louis, Eastern & Western Equine IgM Abs.
Additional Info: Reference range: < 1:16 Titer
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.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308