Blastomyces dermatitidis Antigen EIA
2002926
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
BLAST DERM
Methodology
Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-5 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
Random urine. OR plain red, serum separator tube, or green (sodium or lithium heparin). Also acceptable: CSF or BAL.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 2 mL urine, serum, or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
EDTA plasma.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
87449-90
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2002927Blastomyces dermatitidis Antigen6313-1
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Performed at Mira Vista Diagnostic