RETICULIN ANTIBODY (IgG) SCREEN WITH REFLEX to TITER

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
Plasma: ACD, EDTA, heparin (sodium or lithium)

Methodology
Immunoassay

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

Reference Range
Negative

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time3-4 days
Test CodeRETRT
CPT-4 Code (s)
86255, plus 86256 if reflexed to titer, at an additional charge
LOINC Codes
Reticulin IgG Screen:   31585-3  
Reticulin IgG Titer:   17523-2  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory