HERPESVIRUS 6 Antibody (IgG)

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 0.5 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Immunofluorescence Assay

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 1 month

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time6-10 days
Test CodeHHV6
CPT-4 Code (s)
86790
LOINC Codes
25416-9

Warde
Medical
Laboratory