Quantitative Immunoglobulins

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: QT IGS
POE DESCRIPTION: QUANTITATIVE IMMUNOGLOBULINS; QUANTS; QT IGS
DAYS PERFORMED:

Daily

TURNAROUND TIME:

8 hours

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 4 mL and SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4 mL blood (2.0 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Gross hemolysis, Grossly lipemic
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: See table  
METHODOLOGY:

Nephelometry

LAST UPDATED:

10-29-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):Globulins, Serum; IgG, A,M; Immunoglobulins G,A,M; QT IGS