Chlamydia and Chlamydophila Antibody Panel 1, IgG

Last Modified: 11/29/2021 12:19:45 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: Collect blood using aseptic technique
Minimum Volume: 0.1 mL
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 7 days Ambient
14 days Refrigerated (Preferred)
30 days Frozen
Rejection Criteria: No Gel; Gross hemolysis; grossly lipemic; grossly icteric
Reference Range: C. trachomatis IgG Ab: < 1:64
C. pneumoniae IgG Ab: < 1:64 
C. psittaci IgG Ab: < 1:64
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)
Clinical Significance:  
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 1 to 3 days
Days Performed: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: CHLYM
EPIC Test Code: IMO77
Send Out Test Code: 37125X [143282]
Alternate Test Names: Chlamydia Species Antibodies IgG; Chlamydia/Chlamydophila Antibody Panel IgG
Included Tests: C trachomatis Antibody IgG; C pneumoniae Antibody IgG; C psittaci Antibody IgG
CPT Coding: 86331 x 3

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