West Nile Virus IgM

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

WNV IGM

CPT CODE:

86788-90

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

CONTAINER TYPE:

SST or red top tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL blood (0.7 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Quest Labs - Search Test Code 16012

LIMITATIONS OF TEST:

Cross reactivity has been observed between alphavirus group and flavivirus group, e.g., yellow fever or yellow fever vaccination.

LAST UPDATED:

9-18-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):West Nile Virus IgM Serum