Rabies Antibody, IgG (Vaccine Response)
0099132
Ordering Recommendation
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Mnemonic
RABIES
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Tue
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.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma or CSF. Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
0.50 EU/mL or greater: Represents adequate protection against rabies virus following vaccination.
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Note
This test is only intended for vaccine response, not for diagnosis of infection.
CPT Code(s)
86790
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0099132Rabies Antibody, IgG (Vaccine Response)
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Cross References
  • Rabies Vaccine