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IgG, serum

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code IGG
Test group IgG
Performed by Immunology
In House Availability Monday-Friday (day shift)
Method Rate nephelometry
Container type Gold top
Amount to Collect 1 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 0.5 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.3 mL serum
UCSF Rejection Criteria Lipemic samples
Processing notes Refrigerate
Units mg/dL
Normal range
Cord Blood 636-1606 mg/dL
1 months 251-906 mg/dL
2 months 206-601 mg/dL
3 months 176-581 mg/dL
4 months 196-558 mg/dL
5 months 172-814 mg/dL
6 months 215-704 mg/dL
7-9 months 217-904 mg/dL
10-12 months 294-1069 mg/dL
1-3 years 345-1213 mg/dL
4-5 years 463-1236 mg/dL
6-10 years 608-1572 mg/dL
> 10 years 672-1760 mg/dL
Turn around times 1-3 days
Additional information Pediatric reference ranges from: Pediatric Clinical Chemistry, Reference (Normal) Values 3rd ed. 1989 AACC Press, Washington, D.C
CPT coding 82784
LOINC code 2465-3
Last Updated 1/30/2013 11:43:23 AM
Entry Number 558
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