Test Details

Mnemonic

PARVG

Ordering Code

3003510

CPT-4 Code(s)

86747

Specimen Information

Collect

SST
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Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL 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 hemolyzed or lipemic specimens, plasma
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Stability

Room temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: 48 hours
Frozen: 3 months
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Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunoassay
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Reference Range

Negative: ≤0.90 IV
Equivocal: 0.91 - 1.09 IV
Positive: ≥1.10 IV
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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