Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM by IFA
2002829
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HHV6 IGM
Methodology
Immunofluorescence Assay
(Indirect Fluorescent Antibody)
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-7 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red or 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
 
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 Name
2002830Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM by IFA
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Cross References
  • HHV-6 (Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM)
  • Human Herpesvirus-6 (Herpesvirus 6 Antibody, IgM)
Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.