Anti-Streptolysin O Ab

Infectious Disease Laboratories:Immunology

Test ID/Workstation: ASO VIR4

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Red top (no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 0.6 mL)

Cause for rejection: Excessively hemolyzed or chylous serum. QNS to run test. Drawn in incorrect tube.

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Mon-Fri (0800-1700)

Methodology: Latex agglutination

Special Instructions: False positive ASO titers may be caused by increased serum beta lipoproteins or by contamination of serum with other bacterial organisms.

OC Power Word: LASO

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8576

TAT: 24-72 hrs

Additional Info: Reference range: < 100 IU/mL

CPT Code: 86060

Synonyms: ASO Titer; ASLO; Streptolysin O Antibodies

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