Candida albicans Antibodies

Last Modified: 5/2/2022 1:55:54 PM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements: 1.0 mL Serum in a SST Gold Top Tube
Collection Instructions:  
Minimum Volume: 0.2 mL Serum
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 7 days Ambient
14 days Refrigerated
30 days Frozen
Reference Range:
<1.0 Antibody not detected
≥1.0 Antibody detected
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: ELISA
Clinical Significance: Candidiasis is a fungal infection that may cause localized or systemic disease. The severity of infection is broad extending to life threatening. Acute and convalescent titers should be compared.
Documentation: Research Use Only
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 1 to 3 days
Days Performed: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly to San Juan Capistrano
PHL Test Code: CAII
EPIC Test Code: LAB2858
Send Out Test Code: 30440
Alternate Test Names: Candida albicans Antibodies (IgG, IgA, IgM)
Included Tests: Albicans IgA; Albicans IgG; Albicans IgM
CPT Coding: 86628 x 3

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