HERPES 7 IGG AND IGM ANTIBODY PANEL, IFA

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Immunofluorescence

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

Reference Range
IgG:   <1:320  
IgM:   <1:20  

Performed
Thursday

Turnaround Time3-11 days
Test CodeHV7GM
CPT-4 Code (s)
86790 x 2
LOINC Codes
Herpes 7 IgG:   26972-0  
Herpes 7 IgM:   27177-5  
Interpretation: Pending

Warde
Medical
Laboratory