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Typhus (Murine) Antibodies (IgG & IgM)

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code MOLT (Order in Apex as 'Miscellaneous Outside Lab Test' using the complete test name above)
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Immunofluorescent assay
Container type Red top (Gold top acceptable)
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 # 8359N
Normal range Negative
Stability Room temperature 4 days, refrigerated 1 week, frozen at -20C 1 month.
Turn around times Set up 4x per week. Turnaround 4-8 days
Additional information Antibodies may coss-react within the typhus group.
CPT coding 86757-90 x2
Last Updated 2/20/2014 3:18:37 PM
Entry Number 991
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