Epstein-Barr Virus Antibody Panel I
0050600
Ordering Recommendation
Aids in diagnosis of primary Epstein-Barr virus infectious mononucleosis after a suspected false-negative heterophile antibody (Monospot) test.
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Mnemonic
EBV PAN
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Performed
Mon-Sun
Reported
1-2 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transport 2 mL serum. (Min: 0.5 mL) Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of acute specimens. Mark specimens plainly as "acute" or "convalescent."  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Tissue or urine. Contaminated, grossly hemolyzed, or heat-inactivated specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)  
Reference Interval
Test Number Components Reference Interval
0050235Epstein-​Barr Virus Antibody to Viral Capsid Antigen, IgG Effective February 19, 2013

17.9 U/mL or less: Not Detected
18.0-​21.9 U/mL: Indeterminate. Repeat testing in 10-​14 days may be helpful.
22.0 U/mL or greater: Detected
0050240Epstein-​Barr Virus Antibody to Viral Capsid Antigen, IgM Effective February 19, 2013

35.9 U/mL or less: Not Detected
36.0-​43.9 U/mL: Indeterminate. Repeat testing in 10-​14 days may be helpful.
44.0 U/mL or greater: Detected
0050245Epstein-​Barr Virus Antibody to Nuclear Antigen, IgG Effective February 19, 2013

17.9 U/mL or less: Not Detected
18.0-​21.9 U/mL: Indeterminate. Repeat testing in 10-​14 days may be helpful.
22.0 U/mL or greater: Detected
0050225Epstein-​Barr Virus Antibody to Early D Antigen (EA-​D), IgG Effective February 19, 2013

8.9 U/mL or less: Not Detected
9.0-​10.9 U/mL: Indeterminate -​ Repeat testing in 10-​14 days may be helpful.
11.0 U/mL or greater: Detected
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
86665 x2; 86664; 86663
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0050225EBV Antibody to Early (D) Antigen IgG
0050235EBV Antibody to Viral Capsid Antigen IgG
0050240EBV Antibody to Viral Capsid Antigen IgM
0050245EBV Antibody to Nuclear Antigen IgG
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Cross References
  • EA-D IgG Ab
  • EBNA-IgG Ab
  • EBV Antibodies
  • EBV Antibody Panel I
  • EBV VCA-IgG Ab
  • EBV VCA-IgM Ab
  • Infectious Mononucleosis Antibody Panel