Giardia Antigen by EIA
0060048
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
GLAM
Methodology
Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Stool.  
Specimen Preparation
Preserve 5g stool in 10 percent formalin (ARUP supply #16355) within one hour of collection. Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 1g)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 9 months; Refrigerated: 9 months; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
Negative  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
87329
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0060048Giardia Antigen By EIA
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Aliases
  • G lamblia antigaten EIA
  • Giardia EIA
  • Giardia lamblia Antigen
  • Ova & Parasite Exam by EIA (Giardia Antigen by EIA)