Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia Chaffeensis Ab Panel

Last Modified: 9/29/2017 3:20:02 PM


Specimen Requirements: 1.0 mL Serum from a Red Top Tube in a Plastic Vial
Minimum Volume: 0.2 mL Serum
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 7 days Ambient
14 days Refrigerated
30 days Frozen
Reference Range:

A. phagocytophilum IgG <1:64
A. phagocytophilum IgM <1:20
E. chaffeensis IgG <1:64
E. chaffeensis IgM <1:20

Methodology: Immunofluorescence
Clinical Significance: Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia chaffeensis are tick-borne agents that cause an acute febrile illness, which often resembles Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
Custom Panel: No

PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

Turn Around Time: 2 to 3 days
Days Performed: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Valencia to San Juan Capistrano
PHL Test Code: MSOT
EPIC Test Code:
Send Out Test Code: 4720
Alternate Test Names: A. phagocytophilum/E. chaffeensis Antibody Panel ; Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia Chaffeensi; Ehrlichiosis HME & HGE IgG & IgM
Included Tests:

Anaplasma phagocytophilum IgG, Anaplasma phagocytophilum IgM, Ehrlichia chaffeensis IgG, Ehrlichia chaffeensis IgM

CPT Coding: 86666 x 4

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