STREPTOLYSIN O ANTIBODIES (ASO)

Sample Report
Sample Report

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

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: EDTA, heparin (lithium)
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Nephlometry

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Range
<200 IU/mL

Performed
Sunday-Friday

Turnaround Time1 day
Test CodeASO
CPT-4 Code (s)
86060
LOINC Codes
5370-2

Warde
Medical
Laboratory