BETA-2 GLYCOPROTEIN 1 IGG IGM ABS ELISA

Mnemonic

<b><span style='color:red'><u>B2GPAB</span></u></b>

Synonym

Beta 2 Glycoprotein 1 IgG IgM Abs

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum, one gold (SST) top tube

Handling

Centrifuge and separate the serum from the clot immediately. Pour into a plastic transfer tube. Store samples at room temperature no longer than eight hours. If the assay is not completed within eight hours, refrigerate the sample for up to 48 hours at 2-8°C.

Preferred Volume

2.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport

Frozen

Rejection Criteria

Plasma, body fluids, hemolyzed or lipemic specimens

Stability

AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen (-20°C): 2 months

Testing Information

Performed

Tue, Thu

Method

ELISA

Referral Lab

Legacy Laboratory Services

Reference Values

Reference Values

IGG 0-20 SGU
IGM 0-20 SMU

CPT Codes

86146 X 2

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:58 AM