Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Ascaris Antibody, Serum Order Code : 11126R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: SST Gold-top gel tube
Required Volume: 1 mL
Methodology: Immunoassay
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 7-14 days
Special Handling: Transport whole blood at room temperature or refrigerated. Centrifuge and transfer serum to a separate tube. Transport serum refrigerated. If transport is greater than 2 days, transport serum frozen.
CPT Codes: 86682
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11126R
Causes For Rejection: Excessively hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens. Gross bacterial contamination.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: Parasitic Disease Consultants