West Nile Virus (WNV) antibody, serum

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West Nile Virus (WNV) antibody, serum-13528

  
West Nile Virus (WNV) antibody, serum
  
13528
  
LAB13528
  
WNVB
  
West Nile Virus, IgG and IgM
West Nile Virus serology
WNV
WNV Antibody
  

An aid to the diagnosis of West Nile virus encephalitis.

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Immediately following collection, mix sample thoroughly 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) - 16 days

Refrigerated - 16 days

Frozen - 16 days

   Freeze/thaw cycle - stable x 4

  
  • Gross contamination
  • Severe hemolysis
  • Icteric serum
  • Lipemic serum
  • Quantity not sufficient for analysis
  
LabCorp Burlington (138842): R-LC
  
Mo - Fr
  
2 - 4 days
  

Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)

  

Negative

  
86789
86788
  
Result 29566-7
  
04/11/2019
  
06/26/2019