ASPERGILLUS ANTIGEN, EIA, SERUM

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 2.0 mL serum (1.0 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: (< or = -70°): 5 months

Reference Range
<0.5 Index, Not detected

Performed
Tuesday, Friday

Turnaround Time3-7 days
Test CodeASPAG
CPT-4 Code (s)
87305
LOINC Codes
Aspergillus Ag/EIA   44099-0  
Index value   44357-2  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory