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Test Code SBL Blastomyces Antibody by Immunodiffusion, Serum

Reporting Name

Blastomyces Ab, Immunodiffusion, S

Useful For

Detection of antibodies in patients having blastomycosis

Method Name

Immunodiffusion

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

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

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Reference Values

Negative

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 9:30 a.m.

CPT Code Information

86612

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
SBL Blastomyces Ab, Immunodiffusion, S 5058-3

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
15125 Blastomyces Immunodiffusion 5058-3

Test Classification

This test uses a standard method. Its performance characteristics were determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.