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Blastomyces dermatitidis Antigen Quantitative by EIA
2002926
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
BLAST DERM
Methodology
Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Urine, Plain Red, Serum Separator Tube (SST), Lavender (EDTA), Green (Sodium or Lithium Heparin), Light Blue (Sodium Citrate), CSF, or BAL. 
Specimen Preparation
Urine or BAL: Transfer 1 mL urine or BAL to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Serum or Plasma:
Transfer 2 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1.2 mL)
CSF:
Transfer 1 mL CSF to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.8 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2002927Blastomyces dermatitidis Antigen, EIA6313-1
2014217Blastomyces dermatitidis Ag - Source
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Aliases

Performed at Mira Vista Diagnostic