Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Measles (Rubeola) Antibody, IgM, Serum Order Code : YMEM
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: 0.5 mL serum
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.2 mL serum
Methodology: Immunofluorescence Assay
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 5-7 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: 86765
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB801
SHC EPIC Code: LABYMEM
Causes For Rejection: Excessively hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens. Gross bacterial contamination.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
Sendout Lab Test Code: ROM
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/80979