Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Anaplasma phagocytophilum Antibodies (IgG, IgM) Order Code : FCHGA
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: HGE; Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis (HGE)
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: Gold top tube (SST); Acceptable: Red top tube (no additive)
Required Volume: 2mL blood (1mL serum)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5mL blood (0.2mL serum)
Methodology: IFA (Immunofluorescence Assay)
Turnaround Time: 2-4 days
Special Handling: Transport Temperature: Room temperature. Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days . Refrigerated: 14 days. Frozen: 30 days.
CPT Codes: 86666 (x2)
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3258
SHC EPIC Code: LABFCHGA
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease
URL: http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?ntc=34464