BETA-2 TRANSFERRIN

Specimen Required
Send 0.5 mL nasal, eye or ear fluid (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial. Cotton swab soaked with drainage fluid submitted in a sterile, screw-capped plastic vial is also acceptable

Methodology
Immunofixation/Electrophoresis

Stability
Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerate: 7 days; Frozen: 7 days

Reference Range
Not detected

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeB2T
CPT-4 Code (s)
86335
LOINC Codes
13876-8

Warde
Medical
Laboratory