Immunoglobulin E
0050345
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
IGE
Methodology
Quantitative ImmunoCAP® Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-2 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube or plasma separator tube. Also acceptable: Green (sodium or lithium heparin), lavender (EDTA), or pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
Effective November 17, 2014
 
Age Reference Interval
0-​5 months 13 kU/L or less
6-​12 months 34 kU/L or less
1-​2 years 97 kU/L or less
3 years 199 kU/L or less
4-​6 years 307 kU/L or less
7-​8 years 403 kU/L or less
9-​12 years 696 kU/L or less
13-​15 years 629 kU/L or less
16-​17 years 537 kU/L or less
18 years and older 214 kU/L or less
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82785
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0050345Immunoglobulin E19113-0
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Aliases
  • IgE, Serum
  • Total IgE