Cytokine Panel, Monokines
0051524
Ordering Recommendation
Submit With Order
Mnemonic
CYT MON SE
Methodology
Quantitative Multiplex Bead Assay
Performed
Mon, Wed, Fri
Reported
1-4 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Serum separator tube, plain red, or green (lithium heparin).  
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
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Refrigerated specimens. Contaminated or heat-inactivated specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 30 minutes; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
Test Number Components Reference Interval
0051536Interleukin 1 beta Effective May 19, 2014
36 pg/mL or less
0051537Interleukin 6 Effective May 19, 2014
5 pg/mL or less
0051538Interleukin 8 Effective May 19, 2014
5 pg/mL or less
0051539Tumor Necrosis Factor -​ alpha Effective May 19, 2014
22 pg/mL or less
Interpretive Data
Results are to be used for research purposes or in attempts to understand the pathophysiology of immune, infectious, or inflammatory disorders.

See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Note
Lower limit of detection is 5 pg/mL.
CPT Code(s)
83520 x 4
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0051536Interleukin 1 beta
0051537Interleukin 6
0051538Interleukin 8
0051539Tumor Necrosis Factor - alpha
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Cross References
  • IL-1 Beta
  • IL-6
  • IL-8
  • IL-8