Test Details

Mnemonic

LYMIB

Ordering Code

3000000

CPT-4 Code(s)

86617 x 2

Specimen Information

Collect

SST
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Specimen Preparation

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

Serum: Red-top
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Rejection Criteria

Grossly lipemic or hemolyzed specimens, plasma
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Stability

Room temperature: Unacceptable
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: 30 days
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Methodology

Immunoblot
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Reference Range

Negative
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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