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Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus antibodies, CSF

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code LCMC
Test group LCM
Performed by Focus via Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method IFA
Container type CSF tube or sterile collection tube
Amount to Collect 1 mL CSF
Sample type CSF
Preferred volume 1 mL CSF
Min. Volume 0.1 mL CSF
Processing notes Refrigerate CSF at 4C. Order Quest test #11223F
Normal range
Negative IgG <1:1
Negative IgM <1:1
Synonyms LCM antibodies
Stability Room temperature 2 days, refrigerated 2 months
Turn around times Performed 3x per week. Turnaround 5-7 days
CPT coding 86727-90 (x2)
LOINC code 31491-4
Last Updated 11/21/2013 1:32:32 PM
Entry Number 1198
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