Allergen, Food, Egg White IgG
0097659
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
EGG IGG
Methodology
Quantitative ImmunoCAP Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Sun
Reported
1-8 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
Serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL/allergen)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
Effective August 20, 2012

Less than 15.70 mcg/mL  
Interpretive Data
Values less than 2.00 mcg/mL represent absent or undetectable levels of allergen-specific IgG antibody. Values 2.00 mcg/mL and above indicate progressive increases in the relative concentration of allergen-specific IgG.


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
The units of measure mcg/mL and mgA/L are interchangeable. 1 mg/L = 1000 mcg/1000 mL
CPT Code(s)
86001
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0097659Allergen, Food, Egg White IgG
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Aliases
  • Gf1