Varicella-Zoster Virus, IgG Antibody Titer

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: VZ IGG
POE DESCRIPTION: VARICELLA ZOSTER IGG AB TITER; VZ IGG
CPT CODE: 86787
DAYS PERFORMED:

Monday and Friday

TURNAROUND TIME: 1-4 days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top Vacutainer® tube or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4 mL blood (2 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Hemolysis, gross contamination, icteric, lipemic
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2 mL blood (1 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: <0.90 Index Value
METHODOLOGY: Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)
LAST UPDATED:

4-10-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):Varicella-Zoster Titer; VZ Titer