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Interferon-Alpha by ELISA, Serum
0093148
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
INTERFERON
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
7-17 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL) Freeze within 30 minutes of collection. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Separator tubes. Grossly hemoloyzed, iceteric, or lipemic specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0093148Interferon-Alpha by ELISA, Serum12731-6
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Aliases

Performed at Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano Inc.