Caraway seed, IgE-994

Test info

  
Caraway seed, IgE
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Allergen
Carum carvi
  

This assay is used to detect allergen specific-IgE using the FEIA method. In vitro allergy testing is the primary testing mode for allergy diagnosis.

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
0.5 mL
  
0.3 mL
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  

Spin and separate

  
  

Ambient (preferred) – 4 weeks

Refrigerated – 4 weeks

Frozen –1 year

  
  • Lipemic samples may lead to rejection

Performance

  
Viracor (45510E) via Labcorp (009985): R-NX
  
Mo - Fr
  
3 - 4 days
  

ImmunoCAP® Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative: < 0.1 kU/L

  

Class

IgE (kU/L)

Comment

0

<0.10

Negative

0/1

0.10-0.34

Equivocal/Borderline

1

0.35-0.69

Low Positive

2

0.70-3.49

Moderate Positive

3

3.50-17.49

High Positive

4

17.50-49.99

Very High Positive

5

50.00-99.99

Very High Positive

6

>99.99

Very High Positive

Billing

  
86003
  
Yes
  

Tracking

  
03/03/2021
  
03/03/2021