Blastomyces antibodies, quantitative, DID-13416

Test info

  
Blastomyces antibodies, quantitative, DID
  
13416
  
LAB13416
  
BLI
  
Blastomyces Abs, qn, DID
Fungal antibody panel
  

Establish the diagnosis of infection due to Blastomyces dermatitidis

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  

Immediately following collection, mix sample by gently inverting 5 times

  
  1. Allow sample to clot for a minimum of 30 minutes
  2. Spin within two (2) hours of sample collection
  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as serum, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  
  

Refrigerate

  
  • Hemolysis
  • Lipemia
  • Gross bacterial contamination

Performance

  
LabCorp Burlington (164293): R-LC
  
Mo - Fr
  
2 - 4 days
  

Double immunodiffusion (DID)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative: ≤ 1:1

Billing

  
86612
  
Result 22112-7

Tracking

  
03/27/2019
  
03/30/2021