Colorado Tick Fever Antibodies, IgG and IgM, IFA
0093167
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
COLOR TICK
Methodology
Immunofluorescence Assay
(Indirect Fluorescent Antibody)
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-8 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube (SST).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.25 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86790 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0093095Colorado Tick Fever, IgM16122-4
0093168Colorado Tick Fever, IgG16121-6
0093169Colorado Tick Fever Interpretation 
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Aliases
  • Soft-CTF

Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.