Helicobacter pylori IgG Antibody Level

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: HELICO AB
POE DESCRIPTION:

HELICOBACTER PYLORI IGG, QUAL

CPT CODE:

86677

TURNAROUND TIME: 1 to 5 days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 4 mL or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 4.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
REJECTION CRITERIA:

Gross hemolysis, gross lipemia

MINIMUM VOLUME:

2.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Quest Diagnostic - Search Test Code 29407

LAST UPDATED:

6-4-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):Helicobacter Antibody IgG; H. pylori Antibody