ISLET CELL IgG ANTIBODY

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection and send 1.0 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Rejection Criteria
Hemolyzed or grossly lipemic specimens

Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody

Stability
Room Temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Range
<1:4

Performed
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodeISLCG
CPT-4 Code (s)
86341
LOINC Codes
33563-8

Warde
Medical
Laboratory