TETANUS ANTIBODY, IGG

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 2 hours and send 1.0 mL (0.3 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Quantitative Multiplex Bead Assay

Stability
Room Temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Range
>0.1 IU/mL

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeTETG
CPT-4 Code (s)
86317
LOINC Codes
6367-7

Warde
Medical
Laboratory