STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE IGG ANTIBODIES, 23 SEROTYPES

Components
Includes Serotypes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9N, 12F, 14, 17F, 19F, 20, 22F, 23F, 6B, 10A, 11A, 7F, 15B, 18C, 19A, 9V, 33F

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 0.5 mL serum (0.4 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Severely hemolyzed or lipemic specimens

Methodology
Microsphere Photometry

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodePNE23
CPT-4 Code (s)
86317 x 23
LOINC Codes
Serotype 1 (1)   27092-6  
Serotype 2 (2)   40964-9  
Serotype 3 (3)   27096-7  
Serotype 4 (4)   27094-2  
Serotype 5 (5)   31183-7  
Serotype 8 (8)   27113-0  
Serotype 9N (9)   27392-0  
Serotype 12F (12)   27374-8  
Serotype 14 (14)   27387-0  
Serotype 17F (17)   40963-1  
Serotype 19F (19)   27390-4  
Serotype 20 (20)   40965-6  
Serotype 22F (22)   40966-4  
Serotype 23F (23)   27389-6  
Serotype 6B (26)   27118-9  
Serotype 10A (34)   40967-2  
Serotype 11A (43)   40968-0  
serotype 7F (51)   25296-5  
Serotype 15B (54)   40973-0  
Serotype 18C (56)   27395-3  
Serotype 19A (57)   40974-8  
Serotype 9V (68)   30153-1  
Serotype 33F (70)   40969-8  

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