Allergen, Food, Egg, Whole IgG
2007355
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
EGG WHO
Methodology
Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-6 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
Plain red or serum separator tube (SST).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL/allergen)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated or frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data
By report  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
86001
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2007356Allergen, Food, Egg, Whole IgG
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Performed at Viracor-IBT Laboratories