Tetanus immune status

Alphabetical Test listing

Tetanus immune status-956

  
Tetanus immune status
  
956
  
86774.0
  
TIM
  
Anti-tetanus toxoid
C. tetani
Clostridium tetani
Tetanus immune response
Tetanus toxoid antibodies
Tetanus toxoid IgG
  
  • Assessment of an antibody response to the tetanus toxoid vaccine, which should be performed at least 3 weeks after immunization
  • An aid to diagnose immunodeficiency
  
Serum
  
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin and separate

  
  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 30 days

Frozen (OK) - 30 days

Ambient - NO

  
Mayo Clinic Laboratories (TTIGS): R-MM
  
Mo - Fr
  
2 - 4 days
  

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

  

Vaccinated: Positive (≥ 0.01 IU/mL)

Results ≥0.01 suggest a vaccine response

Unvaccinated: Negative (<0.01 IU/mL)

 

  
86317
  
No
  
10/22/2007
  
09/20/2019
  
05/01/2020