Pigweed, common, IgE-13436

Test info

  
Pigweed, common, IgE
  
13436
  
LAB13436
  
PIGWEED
  
Allergen
Amaranth
Common pigweed
W014
Rough pigweed
Spiny Pigweed
  

Detect possible allergic responses to various substances in the environment such as animals, antibiotics, foods, grasses, house dust, mites, insects, insulin, molds, smuts, trees, and weeds; evaluate hay fever, asthma, atopic eczema, and respiratory allergy.

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
0.2 mL
  
0.1 mL
  

Immediately following collection, thoroughly 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
  
  

Ambient (preferred) - 14 days

Refrigerated - 14 days

Frozen - 3 months

Performance

  
LabCorp Burlington (602484): R-LC
  
Daily
  
4 days
  

ImmunoCAP®

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative < 0.1 kU/L

Billing

  
86003
  
Yes
  
  
Result 7604-2

Tracking

  
04/05/2019
  
05/29/2019