Borrelia hermsii Antibody Panel by IFA, Serum
0093170
Ordering Recommendation
Use for diagnostic workup of suspected tick-borne relapsing fever.
Mnemonic
BORRELIA
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Indirect Fluorescent Antibody
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-11 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
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. Also acceptable: Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86619 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0093171Borrelia hermsii IgG21121-9
0093172Borrelia hermsii IgM21122-7
0093173Borrelia hermsii Interpretation 
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Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.