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Test Code LAB595/5687/D2 IgE (D2) DERM. FARINAE

Important Note

Immunology - Allergy

Specimen Type

PREFERRED: 1, 7 ML GEL BARRIER SST CLOT TUBE (SERUM)


ALTERNATE:
1 LAVENDER TOP EDTA TUBE (PLASMA)
OR
1 SODIUM HEPARIN TUBE (PLASMA)

Specimen Required

MIN: 0.5 ML SERUM OR PLASMA

PROCESSING INSTRUCTIONS

INPATIENT: BRING DIRECTLY TO LABORATORY, WITHOUT DELAY.

 

CENTRAL PROCESSING:
SERUM: ALLOW BLOOD TO CLOT UPRIGHT FOR 30 MINUTES AT ROOM TEMPERATURE, CENTRIFUGE, THEN REFRIGERATE SERUM.
PLASMA: CENTRIFUGE AND SEPARATE PLASMA FROM BLOOD (INTO A PLASTIC 12 x75 TUBE) AS SOON AS POSSIBLE AFTER COLLECTION, THEN REFRIGERATE PLASMA.

 

OUTPATIENT:
SERUM: ALLOW BLOOD TO CLOT UPRIGHT FOR 30 MINUTES AT ROOM TEMPERATURE, CENTRIFUGE, THEN REFRIGERATE.
PLASMA: CENTRIFUGE AND SEPARATE PLASMA FROM BLOOD (INTO A PLASTIC 12 x75 TUBE) AS SOON AS POSSIBLE AFTER COLLECTION, AND REFRIGERATE PLASMA.

METHOD

ImmunoCAP; FEIA

TRANSPORT TEMPERATURE

REFRIGERATED

DAY(S) TEST PERFORMED

MONDAY-FRIDAY

CPT

86003

LOINC

6095-4

SPECIMEN STABILITY FOR TESTING

REFRIGERATED: UP TO 7 DAYS
 

SYNONYM

DUST

MITE

SPECIEMN RETENTION TIME

7 DAYS