Chlamydia Antibody Panel, IgG & IgM by IFA
0065100
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
V CHLM PAN
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Performed
Sun-Fri
Reported
1-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
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Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Plain red or 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) Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of acute specimens. Mark specimens plainly as "acute" or "convalescent."  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Contaminated, hemolyzed, or hyperlipemic sera.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)  
Reference Interval
< 1:64 C. pneumoniae IgG.   
< 1:64 C. psittaci IgG.
< 1:64 C. trachomatis IgG.
< 1:20 C. pneumoniae IgM.   
< 1:20 C. psittaci IgM.
< 1:20 C. trachomatis IgM.   
Interpretive Data
Refer to individual components.

See Compliance Statement A: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86631 x3; 86632 x3
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0065101C. pneumoniae IgM Titer
0065102C. trachomatis IgM Titer
0065103C. psittaci IgM Titer
0065104C. pneumoniae IgG Titer
0065106C. trachomatis IgG Titer
0065107C. psittaci IgG Titer
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Aliases
  • Chlamydia IgG, IgM Ab
  • CT IgG, IgM Ab