Test Details

Mnemonic

CAGAM

Ordering Code

3424400

CPT-4 Code(s)

86628 x 3 RUO

Specimen Information

Collect

Red top

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Serum: Serum separator tube (SST)

Minimum Volume

0.2 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Grossly contaminated, hemolyzed, icteric or lipemic specimens. Body fluids other than serum.

Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days

Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay
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Reference Range

<1.0 Antibody not detected
≥1.0 Antibody detected
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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New York DOH Approval Status

No
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