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Test Code LAB1216 Francisella Tularensis Antibody

Additional Codes

Mayo Test Code: FRANC

Method Name

Direct Agglutination (DA)

Reporting Name

Francisella tularensis Ab

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: Red or SST

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum ambient in a plastic vial.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL; Peds 0.075 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Ambient (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  30 days
  Refrigerated  14 days

Reject Due To

Specimens other than

Serum

Anticoagulants other than

NA

Hemolysis

NA

Thawing

Warm OK; Cold OK

Lipemia

NA

Icteric

NA

Reference Values

Reference Range:  <1:20

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Tuesday through Saturday

Performing Laboratory

Focus Diagnostics, Inc.

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. Performance characteristics refer to the analytical performance of the test.

CPT Code Information

86000

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FRANC Francisella tularensis Ab 23125-8

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z0713 Francisella tularensis Ab 23125-8