Not recommended as a stand-alone test. For initial establishment of diagnosis, refer to Coccidioides Antibodies Reflexive Panel (3001982).
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Serum Separator Tube (SST).
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 2 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL) Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of the acute specimens.
Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens.
Please mark specimens plainly as "acute" or "convalescent."
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
|0050179||Coccidioides Antibody, IgG by ELISA||
|0050178||Coccidioides Antibody, IgM by ELISA||
Refer to report.
No compliance statements are in use for this test.
Negative fungal serology does not rule out the possibility of current infection.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0050178||Coccidioides Antibody, IgM by ELISA||90448-2|
|0050179||Coccidioides Antibody, IgG by ELISA||27009-0|
- Cocci Abs ELISA
- Cocci IgG, IgM Abs