BLASTOMYCES ANTIBODY (ID)

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.1 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
SST

Methodology
Immunodiffusion

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
Negative

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeBABID
CPT-4 Code (s)
86612
LOINC Codes
5058-3

Warde
Medical
Laboratory