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Francisella tularensis Antibodies, IgG and IgM
|Methodology:||Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay|
|Performed:||Mon, Wed, Fri|
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) OR Lavender (EDTA) OR Lt. blue (sodium citrate) OR Green (sodium or lithium heparin) - 1 ml serum or plasma.
Specimen Preparation: Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer
plasma to a Standard Transport Tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable Conditions: Contaminated, heat-inactivated, or turbid specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month
Note: This test is approved for NY .
|CPT Code(s):||86668 x2|