Aspergillus Antibodies

Last Modified: 2/13/2019 12:23:38 PM


Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements:

1.0 mL Serum from a Red Top Tube in a Plastic Vial

Collection Instructions:  
Minimum Volume: 0.1 mL Serum
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 7 days Ambient - transport
14 days Refrigerated
30 days Frozen
Reference Range: Negative
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Immunodiffusion
Clinical Significance: Aspergillus is a group of molds. Aspergillosis ranges in severity and includes allergy-type illness, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, aspergillois sinusitis, aspergilloma, and invasive aspergillosis. Infection is more common in patients who are immunocompromised. Early diagnosis contributes to effective medical treatment.
Documentation:  
Custom Panel: No

PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

Turn Around Time: 3 to 4 days
Days Performed: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: MSOT
EPIC Test Code: IMO409
Send Out Test Code: 14452
Alternate Test Names: Aspergillus Antibodies, Immunodiffusion; Aspergillus Precipitins Abs; Aspergillus Precipitins Antibodies
Included Tests:  
CPT Coding: 86606 x 3

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