Epstein-Barr Viral Capsid Antigen IgM Antibody

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: EBVCA IGM
POE DESCRIPTION: EBV CAPSID ANTIGEN IGM AB; EBVCA IGM
CPT CODE: 86665
TEST INFORMATION:

 

DAYS PERFORMED:

Thursday

TURNAROUND TIME: 1-7 days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top Vacutainer® tube or SST TM tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4 mL blood (2 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Hemolysis, gross contamination, iteric, lipemic, improper storage of specimen
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: <0.90 Index Value
METHODOLOGY: Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)
LAST UPDATED:

4-10-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):EBV Acute Antibody; EBVCA IgM