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Test Code PERTUS ABS Bordetella pertussis Antibodies

Clinical System Name

Bordetella pertussis Antibodies

Synonyms

Pertussis Antibodies

Description

To copy for new tests

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Gold SST or Red

Preferred Vol : 2 mL

Minimum Vol: 1.0 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: 2 - 4 C

Storage location: CPA refrigerator

 

Off-site collection:

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Room temp

7 d

  Refrigerated 14 d
  Frozen 30 d

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Collected daily, set up M - F 5 - 7 d

 

Performing Laboratory

Focus Diagnostics, Inc.
5785 Corporate Ave.
Cypress, CA 90630

Department

Department:  

Quest Diagnostics - Nichols Institute

33608 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92690-6130

 

Phone Number

(800) 553-5445

 

 

 

Reference Range

Test IU/mL
PT IgG <45
PT IgA <10
FHA IgG <90
FHA IgA <50

 

Methodology

Method: MAID

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

86615 x 4

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name:

Bordetella pertussis IgG and IgA Antibodies, MAID

Reference Test Number:

17825X

Instructions:

Send out Mon - Fri with the Quest courier.Quest forwards to Focus.