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Respiratory Syncytial Virus Antibodies, IgG & IgM (INACTIVE as of 08/04/14)
0051087
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
RSV PAN
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Thu
Reported
1-8 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. 
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.05 mL) Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days of receipt of the acute specimens. Mark specimens plainly "acute" and "convalescent." 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma. Bacterially contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, icteric, lipemic, or turbid specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year 
Reference Interval
Test Number
Components
Reference Interval
0051085Respiratory Syncytial Virus Antibody, IgG (INACTIVE as of 08/04/14)0.89 IV or less: Negative - No significant level of respiratory syncytial virus IgG antibody detected.
0.90-1.10 IV: Equivocal - Questionable presence of respiratory syncytial virus IgG antibody detected. Repeat testing in 10-14 days may be helpful.
1.11 IV or greater: Positive - IgG antibodies to respiratory syncytial virus detected, which may suggest current or past infection. 
0051086Respiratory Syncytial Virus Antibody, IgM (INACTIVE as of 08/04/14)0.89 IV or less: Negative - No significant level of respiratory syncytial virus IgM antibody detected.
0.90-1.10 IV: Equivocal - Questionable presence of respiratory syncytial virus IgM antibody detected. Repeat testing in 10-14 days may be helpful.
1.11 IV or greater: Positive - IgM antibodies to respiratory syncytial virus detected, which may suggest current or recent infection.

Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
86756 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0051085RSV Antibody IgG7991-3
0051086RSV Antibody IgM7992-1
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Aliases
  • RSV Antibodies
  • RSV IgG and IgM