Test Details

Mnemonic

ENDG

Ordering Code

3722900

CPT-4 Code(s)

86255, plus 86256 if reflexed to titer, at additional cost

Specimen Information

Collect

SST
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Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 2.0 mL serum in a screw-capped plastic vial.
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Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red-top
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Minimum Volume

0.3 mL
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Transport Temperature

Frozen
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Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis, lipemia
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Stability

Room temperature: 48 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days
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Methodology

Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)
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Reference Range

Endomysial Igg: Screen Negative
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Performing Laboratory

Quest Valencia
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