CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS IGG ANTIBODY

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.4 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Micro-Immunofluorescence

Stability
Room Temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 2 months

Reference Range
<1:16

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeCTG
CPT-4 Code (s)
86631
LOINC Codes
6919-5

Warde
Medical
Laboratory