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Measure immune response to rabies vaccination.

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Detect circulating immune complexes. Consider ordering Immune Complex Panel (0050667), which contains both Raji cell immune complex and C1q binding assays.

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Order to confirm a reactive treponemal screening test (eg, CIA, EIA) when using the reverse testing algorithm to screen for syphilis. For traditional CDC recommended algorithm, refer to Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) with Reflex to Titer and TP-PA Confirmation (0050478).

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CDC recommended screening test for syphilis. May use to confirm reactive treponemal test (eg, EIA, CIA) if using so-called reverse algorithm testing.  Preferred test for monitoring treatment response in established syphilis.

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Not an optimal reflex test. Preferred test is Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) with Reflex to Titer and TP-PA Confirmation (0050478).

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CDC recommended test for the screening and diagnosis of syphilis. For RPR test that follows reverse algorithm, refer to Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) with Reflex to RPR Titer or T. pallidum Antibody by Particle Agglutination (2007443).

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Acceptable DNA test for RASA1-related disorders. Confirm diagnosis in individuals with findings suggestive of capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation (CM-AVM) syndrome or Parkes Weber syndrome (PKWS).

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Preferred DNA test for RASA1-related disorders. Confirm diagnosis in individuals with findings suggestive of capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation (CM-AVM) syndrome or Parkes Weber syndrome (PKWS).

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Use to confirm diagnosis of hereditary spherocytosis when hemolytic anemia and spherocytes are present.

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May be useful when evaluating patients for a rare primary immune deficiency called IPEX (immune dysregulation, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, X-linked), graft-vs-host disease in post-hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, some malignancies, or autoimmune diseases.

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Refer to ARUP Immunohistochemistry Stain Offerings brochure at www.aruplab.com/ap/resources.

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Evaluate for kidney dysfunction in patients with known risk factors (eg, hypertension, diabetes, obesity, family history of kidney disease). Panel includes albumin, calcium, carbon dioxide, creatinine, chloride, glucose, phosphorous, potassium, sodium, and BUN and a calculated anion gap value.

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Preferred test to confirm a diagnosis of hereditary renal cancer syndrome in individuals with personal or family history of renal cancer.

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The combined aldosterone/renin tests are preferred when screening for hyperaldosteronism. Refer to Aldosterone/Renin Activity Ratio (0070073) or Aldosterone and Renin, Direct with Ratio (2002582).

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The combined aldosterone/renin tests are preferred when screening for hyperaldosteronism. Refer to Aldosterone/Renin Activity Ratio (0070073) or Aldosterone and Renin, Direct with Ratio (2002582).

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Assist in diagnosing dysfibrinogenemia or abnormalities with fibrin polymerization.

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Identify potential bacterial cause of pneumonia.

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Use for rapid detection of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in children. For adults and inpatients with suspected RSV, Respiratory Virus Mini Panel by PCR (0060764) is recommended.

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Preferred test to confirm respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) or influenza in general inpatients and RSV in adults.

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Preferred test for evaluating severely immunocompromised (eg, BMT) or critically ill (ICU) patients with respiratory symptoms. Test detects influenza (A H1, A H3, A 2009 H1N1, B), respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) (A, B), parainfluenza (1, 2, 3), human metapneumovirus (hMPV), human rhinovirus, and adenovirus (B/E, C).

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Not a preferred stand-alone test.

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Not a recommended test.

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Order this test when the detection of respiratory viruses in addition to influenza is important. Test detects influenza (A, B), parainfluenza (1, 2, 3), adenovirus, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), and human metapneumovirus (hMPV). Molecular methods are preferred for immunocompromised and hospitalized patients. For general inpatient workup of influenza-like illness, order the Respiratory Virus Mini Panel by PCR (0060764).

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Detects common respiratory viruses. Offers improved turnaround time over respiratory viral culture. Molecular methods may offer improved sensitivity.

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Detects RET gene rearrangements in solid tumors. Does not identify the translocation partner or variant.

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Preferred molecular test for confirming diagnosis of congenital retinal diseases.

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May be helpful as an indicator of malnutrition, acute and chronic hepatic disease, advanced chronic renal insufficiency, or cystic fibrosis. Assess nephrotic syndrome and protein-losing enteropathy.

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Acceptable initial test for clinical diagnosis of Rett syndrome or MECP2-related disorder. Consultation with a genetic counselor is recommended to plan the optimal MECP2 genetic testing sequence. ARUP's genetic counselors are available at 800-242-2787 x2141

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Confirm clinical diagnosis of Rett syndrome or MECP2-related disorder. Consultation with a genetic counselor is recommended to plan the optimal MECP2 genetic testing sequence. ARUP's genetic counselors are available at 800-242-2787 x2141.

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Assess risk for alloimmune hemolytic disease of the newborn due to RHCE gene-related alloimmunization.

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Assess risk for alloimmune hemolytic disease of the newborn in fetus or father of pregnancy. 

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Assess risk for alloimmune hemolytic disease of the newborn due to RHCE gene-related alloimmunization. 

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Preferred panel for the workup of suspected rheumatoid arthritis or undifferentiated inflammatory arthritides.

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If Rheumatoid Arthritis Panel (2003277) is positive, test reflexes to Rheumatoid Factors, IgA, IgG, and IgM, which may aid in prognostication.  Rheumatoid Arthritis Panel is preferred for initial workup of suspected rheumatoid arthritis or undifferentiated inflammatory arthritides.

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Aids in the workup of suspected rheumatoid arthritis or undifferentiated inflammatory arthritides. Consider ordering this test in conjunction with Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP) Antibody, IgG (0055256) to increase specificity and sensitivity. Rheumatoid Arthritis Panel (2003277) is preferred test.

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Refer to aruplab.com/bodyfluids for clinical indications and interpretive information.

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May aid in prognostication for rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid Arthritis Panel (2003277) is preferred for the workup of suspected rheumatoid arthritis or undifferentiated inflammatory arthritides.

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May be used in detecting central nervous system systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), which is somewhat rare, or renal involvement in SLE.

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Preferred test for acute or convalescent phase of disease. Acute and convalescent titers often necessary.

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Detects antibodies during convalescent phase.

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Detects antibodies during acute phase; paired concurrent specimen with IgG reduces false positive rate. Convalescent sera may be required for diagnosis.

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Confirm presence of Rickettsia typhi. Requires comparison of acute- to convalescent-phase serology.

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Confirm presence of Rickettsia typhi. Panel test (IgG and IgM) is preferred. Requires comparison of acute- to convalescent-phase serology.

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Confirm presence of Rickettsia typhi. Panel test (IgG and IgM) is preferred. Requires comparison of acute- to convalescent-phase serology.

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Assess cancer risk, particularly epithelial cell ovarian cancer, in pre- and postmenopausal women who present with an adnexal mass. Not intended as a screening, stand-alone, or tumor-monitoring assay. Tumor monitoring using HE4 and/or CA 125 should be ordered separately.

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Optimize drug therapy and monitor patient adherence.

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Not an initial test in the diagnosis of von Willebrand disease (vWD). Order in consultation with a coagulation specialist to distinguish between type 2 subtypes in patients diagnosed with vWD.

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Order extraction of RNA from specimens for possible add-on testing. Specimens will be frozen and held for 6 months.

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Recommended first-line test for the evaluation of systemic sclerosis, or connective tissue disease with renal or cutaneous involvement. Panel is available, refer to Systemic Sclerosis Comprehensive Panel (2013325).

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Useful in the differential diagnosis of connective tissue diseases with or without myopathy.

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Detects ROS1 gene rearrangements in solid tumors. Does not identify the translocation partner or variant.

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Determine eligibility for tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) (eg, crizotinib) therapy, primarily in individuals with pulmonary adenocarcinomas. Detects ROS1 fusion proteins (IHC) and ROS1 gene rearrangements (FISH).

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Diagnose rotavirus- and adenovirus-associated gastroenteritis.

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Diagnose rotavirus-associated gastroenteritis. For antigen testing panel that includes adenovirus and rotavirus, refer to Rotavirus and Adenovirus 40-41 Antigens (0065067).

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Aid in the diagnosis of suspected rubella infection.

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Determine seroreactivity of women of childbearing age or provide evidence of vaccination/past infection.

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Not recommended as a stand-alone test. Rubella Antibodies, IgG and IgM (0050552) is preferred.

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Optimize drug therapy and monitor patient adherence.

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Detect and quantitate RUNX1-RUNX1T1 fusions arising from t(8;21) in acute myeloid leukemia (AML).