Epithelial Basement Membrane Zone IgG Antibodies
0092056
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
EBMZ IGG
Methodology
Indirect Immunofluorescence
(Indirect Fluorescent Antibody)
Performed
Varies
Reported
4-9 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 2 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
For specimens less than 0.5 mL, call the Immunodermatology lab at (866) 266-5699.  
Stability
Ambient: 4 days; Refrigerated: 3 months; Frozen: Indefinitely  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
88347 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0092056Epithelial Bmz Antibodies, IgG
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
Performed at UUHC-Immunodermatology