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Test Code Dengue Abs Dengue Fever Antibodies

Clinical System Name

Dengue Fever Antibodies

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Gold SST or Red or Gold Microtainers

Preferred Vol: 2.0 mL

Minimum Vol: 1.0 mL


Note: Send to lab ASAP.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Hemolysis, icteric, lipemic, or bacterial contaminated sera.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: 2 - 8 C

Storage location: Refrigerate sample in the CPA refrigerator, Send Outs rack.


Off-site collection:


Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Room temp

7 d

  Refrigerated 14 d
  Frozen 30 d



STAT Performed TAT

T - Sa

3 - 5 d


Performing Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease, Inc.

33608 Ortega Highway, Bldg B-West Wing

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2042


Phone: (800) 642-4657



Department: Send Outs

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563



Reference Range

Dengue Fever Antibody (IgG) < 0.80
Dengue Fever Antibody (IgM) 1.65





Method: Immunoassay (IA)

Analytical Volume: 0.5 mL Serum


CPT Codes

86790 (x2)

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name:

Dengue Fever Antibodies (IgG, IgM)

Reference Test Number:


Instructions: Send out Monday through Friday with the Quest courier.