Lyme Disease Antibodies

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: LYME AB
POE DESCRIPTION:

LYME DISEASE ANTIBODIES; (IgG, IgM) IMMUNOBLOT

CPT CODE:

 86617 x2

TEST INFORMATION:

IgG and IgM antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi with immunoblot.

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top Vacutainer® tube or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 8593

LAST UPDATED:

7-28-2014

TEST SYNONYM(S):Lyme Arthritis Serology