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Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM by IFA (INACTIVE as of 11/03/14: Refer to 2011420)
2002829
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HHV6 IGM
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Immunofluorescence
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-7 days
N/A
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.1 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
86790
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2002830Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM by IFA25417-7
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Aliases
  • HHV-6 (Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM)
  • Human Herpesvirus-6 (Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM)

Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.