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Epstein-Barr virus Antibodies-IgA Anti-VCA only

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code EBVCA
Test group EBV
Performed by Focus
Sendout? Yes
Container type Gold top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.25 mL serum
Processing notes Refrigerate. Order MRL# 40480
Units Titer
Normal range Negative titer < 10
Synonyms EBV
Turn around times Tests run Tuesday. Turnaround time: 1-9 days
Additional information For nasopharyngeal CA testing. Persisting high levels of this antibody are a hallmark of this tumor.
CPT coding 86665-90]
LOINC code 22290-1
Last Updated 9/17/2012 2:34:05 PM
Entry Number 332

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