Streptolysin O Antibody (ASO)
0050095
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ASO
Methodology
Quantitative Nephelometry
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: 3 months  
Reference Interval
0-1 year: 0-200 IU/mL
2-12 years: 0-240 IU/mL
13 years and older: 0-330 IU/mL  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86060
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0050095Streptolysin O Antibody5370-2
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Aliases
  • Anti-Streptolysin O Antibody
  • ASO antibody test
  • Streptococcal antibodies