STRONGYLOIDES ANTIBODY IGG

Mnemonic

MISC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

One 4 mL serum separator tube or plain red

Preferred Volume

1.0

Minimum Volume

0.5

Transport

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Lipemic, hemolyzed, icteric, bacterially contaminated, or heat-inactivated specimens

Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Testing Information

Performed

Weds

Method

Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Referral Lab

ARUP 99564

Reference Values

Reference Values

1.49 IV or less: Negative - No significant level of Strongyloides IgG antibody detected. 1.50-2.10 IV: Equivocal - Questionable presence of Strongyloides IgG antibody detected. Repeat testing in 10-14 days may be helpful. 2.11 IV or greater: Positive- IgG antibodies to Strongyloides detected, which may suggest current or past infection.

CPT Codes

86682

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:30 AM