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Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibody

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code MYCOP
Test group Mycoplasma
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Enzyme Immunoassay
Container type Gold top or Red top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.5 mL serum
Processing notes Refrigerate sample. Order Quest test # 54619N
Units Index
Normal range < 0.5 Index
Synonyms M. pneumoniae Ab
Stability Room temperature 4 days, refrigerated 1 week, frozen at -20C 1 month
Turn around times Test set up 5x per week. Turnaround 3-5 days
Additional information
CPT coding 86738-90
LOINC code 5253-0
Last Updated 10/2/2010 11:52:19 AM
Entry Number 676
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