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Schistosoma Antibody, IgG, Serum
3000582
Ordering Recommendation

Aid in the diagnosis of schistosomiasis. Positive results in patients from endemic areas may not represent active infection.

Mnemonic
SCHISTO AB
Methodology
Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-8 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
Serum Separator Tube (SST) or Plain Red. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen 
Unacceptable Conditions
Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Refer to report

Note
N/A
Hotline History
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Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
3000583Schistosoma Antibody, IgG, Serum33317-9
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Aliases
  • Bilharzia
  • Bilharziasis
  • Katayama fever
  • Schistosomiasis

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