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.
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.
Submit With Order
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 NameLOINC
0050225EBV Antibody to Early (D) Antigen IgG50969-5
0050235EBV Antibody to Viral Capsid Antigen IgG5157-3
0050240EBV Antibody to Viral Capsid Antigen IgM5159-9
0050245EBV Antibody to Nuclear Antigen IgG30083-0
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Aliases
  • 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