LISTERIA ANTIBODY, CF (SERUM)

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

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Complement Fixation

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

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Tuesday-Saturday

Turnaround Time4-7 days
Test CodeLISG
CPT-4 Code (s)
86609
LOINC Codes
6456-8

Warde
Medical
Laboratory