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Immunobullous Disease Panel, Epithelial
3001409
Ordering Recommendation

Initial diagnostic panel for skin and mucous membrane disorders that present with blistering, erosions, eczema, pruritus, and/or urticaria, including pemphigoid, pemphigoid variants, epidermolysis bullosa acquisita, linear IgA bullous dermatosis, linear IgA disease variants, and IgG-pemphigus subtypes. Order concurrently with Cutaneous Direct Immunofluorescence, Biopsy (0092572) for initial diagnosis. Use for disease monitoring with semiquantitative antibody level assessments and tracking and for persistent unexplained disease and/or worsening disease activity.

Mnemonic
IMBULDZPAN
Methodology
Indirect Fluorescent Antibody/Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
4-9 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
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain Red or Serum Separator Tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 2 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed or Lipemic specimens. Plasma 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Refer to report

Note
For specimens less than 0.5 mL, call the Immunodermatology Laboratory at (866) 266-5699.
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CPT Code(s)
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
3001665Immunobullous Disease Panel
3001666EER Immunobullous Disease Panel
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