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Toxoplasma gondii Antibody, IgG

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code TOXO
Test group Toxoplasma
Performed by Immunology
In House Availability Tuesday (day shift)
Method Chemiluminescent immunoassay
Container type Gold top
Amount to Collect 1 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 0.5 mL serum
Processing notes Freeze at -20C
Normal range Negative
Synonyms TORCH Antibodies
Turn around times 1-8 days
Additional information The presence of anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA) and anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA) in samples from patients with autoimmune syndrome may interfere with the Centaur Toxoplasma G assay and give falsely positive or falsely negative results. These samples should not be tested
LOINC code 8039-0
Last Updated 2/24/2014 12:14:35 PM
Entry Number 934

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