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Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis I
0055076
Ordering Recommendation

Evaluate patients suspected of having hypersensitivity pneumonitis induced by exposure to Aspergillus fumigatus, Thermoactinomyces vulgaris, Aurebasidium pullulans, or Micropolyspora faeni.

Mnemonic
HYPER PRO
Methodology
Qualitative Immunodiffusion
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
3-5 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: 0.15 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma. 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles) 
Reference Interval
Available SeperatelyComponentsReference Interval
NoA. fumigatus #1 Ab, PrecipitinNone detected
NoA. fumigatus #6 Ab, PrecipitinNone detected
NoA. pullulans Ab, PrecipitinNone detected
NoPigeon serum Ab, PrecipitinNone detected
NoM. faeni Ab, PrecipitinNone detected
NoT. vulgaris #1 Ab PrecipitinNone detected

Interpretive Data


Note
Testing includes antibodies directed at Aspergillus fumigatus #1, Aspergillus fumigatus #6, Aureobasidium pullulans, Micropolyspora faeni and Thermoactinomyces vulgaris #1.
CPT Code(s)
86331 x4; 86606 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0055066A. fumigatus #1 Ab, Precipitin6808-0
0055067A. fumigatus #6 Ab, Precipitin6809-8
0055068A. pullulans Ab, Precipitin6810-6
0055069Pigeon Serum Ab, Precipitin6733-0
0055071M. faeni Ab, Precipitin6818-9
0055072T. vulgaris #1 Ab, Precipitin6821-3
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Aliases
  • A fumigatus
  • A pullulan
  • Allergic Lung Serology
  • Aspergillus fumigatus
  • Farmer's Lung Antibody
  • M. faeni
  • Micropolyspora faeni
  • Pigeon serum
  • T. vulgaris
  • Thermoactinomyces vulgaris