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STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES, GROUP A ANTIBODY (Stretozyme®) WITH REFLEX TO TITER

Mnemonic

STZR SCN

Synonym

Streptozyme®

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum or Plasma, one gold (SST) or lavender (EDTA) top tube

Handling

Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP.

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport

Refrigerated

Stability

AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year, avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles

Testing Information

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Reported

2-5 days

Method

Hemagglutination

Referral Lab

ARUP (50642)

Reference Values

Reference Values

None Detected

CPT Codes

86403 Streptococcus screen; if reflexed add 86406 Streptoccus titer

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:39 AM


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