IGE ANTIBODY (ANTI-IGE IGG)

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a red-top tube. Centrifuge (15-30 minutes after collection), separate serum from cells, and send 0.5 mL serum (0.3 mL minimum) room temperature in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Rejection Criteria
SST, gross or moderate hemolysis, gross lipemia or icterus.

Methodology
Immunoassay

Stability
Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 28 days

Reference Range
<168 ng/mL

Performed
1 day/week

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeIGEAB
CPT-4 Code (s)
83520
LOINC Codes
Not available

Warde
Medical
Laboratory