Histoplasma quantitative Ag, urine or serum

Alphabetical Test listing

Histoplasma quantitative Ag, urine or serum-13659

  
Histoplasma quantitative Ag, urine or serum
  
13659
  
LAB13659
  
HISTOAG
  
Mvista Histoplasma Ag quantitative EIA
  

The MVista® histoplasma quantitative antigen test aids the diagnosis of histoplasmosis. Monitoring the histoplasmosis helps determine when treatment can be stopped and to diagnose relapse

  
Urine
  
  
10 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Transfer a 10 mL urine aliquot to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp)

 

  
Serum
  
  
5 mL (minimum 2 mL)
  

Gold - Spin

Red - Spin and separate

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp)

 

  
Ambient (preferred) - 2 weeks
 
Refrigerated - 2 weeks
 
Frozen - Indefinitely
  
  • Specimen too viscous to pipette
  • Tissue, sputum, bronchial brushings, BAK, CSF, stool, FNA, biopsy, tracheal or bone marrow aspirate
  • Stored in transport media, fixative or isolator tubes

 

  
MiraVista Diagnostics (310) via LabCorp (914415): R-LC
  
Mo - Fr
  
3 - 7 days
  

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

  

None detected

  
87385
  
Result UNLOINC
  
04/30/2019
  
02/17/2021
  
02/23/2021