Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Yersinia enterocolitica Antibody, IgG and IgA, Serum Order Code : YENTE
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: 7 mL whole blood; 3 mL serum
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL whole blood; 0.5 mL serum
Methodology: Immunoassay
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 5-10 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: 86793 x 2
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB1271
SHC EPIC Code: LABYENTE
Causes For Rejection: Excessively hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens. Gross bacterial contamination.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
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