Murine typhus antibodies, IgG

Alphabetical Test listing

Murine typhus antibodies, IgG-13351

  
Murine typhus antibodies, IgG
  
13351
  
LAB13351
  
MURINE TYPHUS
  

Detect antibodies following infection with murine typhus

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin, separate and freeze

  
  

Spin, separate and freeze

  

Screw-cap polypropylene frozen transport vial/tube - 4mL (LabCorp)

  

Frozen (preferred)

Refrigerated - 5 days

  
  • Lipemia
  • Hemolysis
  • Bacterially contaminated samples
  
LabCorp Burlington (016188): R-LC
  
Th
  
2 - 7 days
  

Indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA)

  

Negative:          <1:64
Present or past:   1:64
Recent/active:   >1:64

  • A fourfold increase in antibody titer between acute and convalescent specimens is consistent with recent infection.
  • A single titer ≥1:128 can be consistent with recent infection.
  • Titers of 1:16−1:64 can be indicative of recent or past infection
  
86757
  
Result 5324-9
  
04/10/2019
  
12/14/2019
  
03/16/2021