Influenza A and B antibodies, quantitative

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Influenza A and B antibodies, quantitative-994

  
Influenza A and B antibodies, quantitative
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  

Detection of antibodies to influenza A and B.

  
Serum
  
Red
  

Gold SST

  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Identify specimens as acute or convalescent. Acute and convalescent specimens must be submitted on separate test request forms.

  

Refrigerated

  

Specimen should be free from hemolysis, lipemia and gross bacterial contamination.

  
LabCorp Burlington (096487): R-NX
  
Mo - Fr
  
2 - 4 days
  

Complement fixation (CF)

  

Negative: < 1:8

  

Serologic typing is valuable for epidemiology, and for planning therapy. Since type A influenza can be treated with amantadine, but type B cannot, this distinction may need to be made.

This test should not be used to determine H1N1Influenza A virus (swine origin) inection.

  
86710 x 2
  
Result 5229-0
  
05/29/2019
  
05/29/2019