MULTPLE MYELOMA, DARATUMUMAB-SPECIFIC, IMMUNOFIXATION

Specimen Required
Patient Preparation: Overnight fasting is preferred.
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells, and send 2.0 mL serum (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Rejection Criteria
Specimens other than serum

Methodology
Immunofixation

Stability
Room temperature: 5 days; Refrigerated: 6 days; Frozen: 6 months

Reference Range
See report

Performed
Sunday - Friday

Turnaround Time5 - 7 days
Test CodeMMDSI
CPT-4 Code (s)
86334
LOINC Codes
Multiple Myeloma, Daratumumab-Specific, Immunofixation   Not available  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory