Echovirus Antibodies
0060053
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ECHO
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Serum Neutralization
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
6-9 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube or plain red. OR CSF.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection. Transport 1 mL serum or CSF. (Min: 0.3 mL) Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent samples must be received within 30 days from receipt of acute samples. Mark samples plainly as "acute" or "convalescent."  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)  
Reference Interval
Echovirus 6:  Less than 1:10
Echovirus 7:  Less than 1:10
Echovirus 9:  Less than 1:10
Echovirus 11: Less than 1:10
Echovirus 30: Less than 1:10  
Interpretive Data
Single positive antibody titers of greater than or equal to 1:80 may indicate past or current infection. Seroconversion or an increase in titers between acute and convalescent sera of at least fourfold is considered strong evidence of current or recent infection.  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86658 x5
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0065114Echovirus Antibody Type 65144-1
0065116Echovirus Antibody Type 741492-0
0065117Echovirus Antibody Type 1141489-6
0065119Echovirus Antibody Type 3041491-2
0065132Echovirus Antibody Type 95146-6
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Aliases
  • Echovirus Ab Panel, CSF
  • Echovirus Antibodies, CSF
  • Echovirus antibody profile, IgG, IgM
  • Echovirus Antibody, Neutralization
  • Enterovirus