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POLIOVIRUS ANTIBODIES (TYPES 1, 3)

Mnemonic

POLIO AB

Synonym

Polio Antibody - Poliovirus 1-3 Abs

Includes

Polio Virus Antibody Type 1, Polio Virus Antibody Type 3

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum, one plain red or gold (SST) top tube, also acceptable: CSF

Handling

Separate serum from cells ASAP.

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Transport

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Plasma. Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens.

Stability

Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles) 

Testing Information

Performed

Mon - Sat

Reported

6-9 days

Method

Semi-Quantitative Serum Neutralization

Referral Lab

ARUP (2014107)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

86658 (x2)

Last Updated: Friday, September 29, 2017 01:53:37 PM


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