Varicella zoster virus antibody, IgG, Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)

Alphabetical Test listing

Varicella zoster virus antibody, IgG, Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)-994

  
Varicella zoster virus antibody, IgG, Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
VZV
  
  • Generally not recommended for the diagnosis of acute disease/encephalitis
  • May aid in diagnosing Varicella zoster virus vasculopathy
  
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
  

Sterile vial/container

  
0.5 mL
  
0.3 mL
  

Sterile vial/container

  

Frozen (preferred) - 1 year

Refrigerated - 2 weeks

Ambient - 8 hours

 

  
  • Contaminated specimen
  • Heat-inactivated specimen
  • Hemolyzed specimen
  • Xanthochromic specimen
  
ARUP Laboratories Inc (54444) via LabCorp (828733): R-NX
  
Daily
  
3 - 4 days
  

Semi-quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay (CLIA)

  

Negative  (≤ 134 IV)

 

  
86787
  
Result 58755-0
  
05/22/2019
  
12/13/2019
  
05/13/2020