ASPERGILLUS ANTIBODIES, CF

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 2 hours, and send 1.0 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Grossly lipemic or contaminated specimens

Methodology
Semi-quantitative Compliment Fixation

Stability
Room Temperature: 2 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Range
<1:8

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeASPCF
CPT-4 Code (s)
86606
LOINC Codes
5053-4

Warde
Medical
Laboratory