Schistosoma Antibody, IgG
0099411
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
SCHIS
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Thu
Reported
1-8 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
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: 0.1 mL).  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Bacterially contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, icteric, lipemic, or turbid specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
Effective August 15, 2011
 
Less than 0.20 OD Negative: No significant level of IgG antibody to Schistosoma detected.
Greater than or equal to 0.20 OD Positive: Presumptive evidence of a current or past infection with Schistosoma.
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86682
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0099411Schistosoma Antibody, IgG25757-6
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Aliases
  • Schistosoma IgG Antibody (Serum)