|CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:|
Infection with Bartonella henselae has been associated with cat scratch disease, bacillary angiomatosis,peliosis hepatis, and bacteremia. If Bartonella henselae screen is positive, an IgG and/or IgM titer will be performed at an additional charge.
5 mL blood (1 mL serum)
Specimen should be transported as soon as possible. When transportation is delayed, refrigerate.
Negative, Refer to Quest Test Code 37671
Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)
|TEST SYNONYM(S):||Cat scratch disease antibodies|