Chikungunya antibodies, IgG and IgM-994

Test info

  
Chikungunya antibodies, IgG and IgM
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  

May aid in the diagnosis of Chikungunya viral infection during acute phase of disease (>5 days after symptom onset). In endemic regions, recommend co-testing for dengue and Zika virus because clinical picture of these diseases is similar.

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  
  1. Spin within 45 minutes of sample collection
  2. Transfer serum to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp)
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 2 weeks

Ambient - 48 hours

Frozen - 1 year

  
  • Contaminated specimen
  • Heat-inactivated specimen
  • Hemolysis
  • Severely lipemic specimen

Performance

  
ARUP Laboratories Inc (2011812) via LabCorp (818967): R-NX
  
We
  
7 - 9 days
  

Semi-quantitative enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative (≤ 0.79 Index)

Billing

  
86790 x 2
  
818968 Chikungunya Antibody, IgG 83068-7
818969 Chikungunya Antibody, IgM 83067-9

Tracking

  
05/31/2019
  
02/02/2021
  
05/13/2020