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PED MARCH
Methodology

Quantitative ImmunoCAP Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

1-2 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Serum Separator Tube (SST). Also acceptable: Lavender (K2EDTA), or Pink (K2EDTA). Multiple specimen tubes should be avoided.

Specimen Preparation

Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1.3 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.8 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions

Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.

Remarks
Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Interval

Effective November 17, 2014

Reporting Range
(reported in kU/L)
Probability of IgE Mediated
Clinical Reaction
Class Scoring
Less than 0.10 No significant level detected 0
0.10 - 0.34 Clinical relevance undetermined 0/1
0.35 - 0.70 Low 1
0.71 - 3.50 Moderate 2
3.51 - 17.50 High 3
17.51 - 50.00 Very high 4
50.01 - 100.00 Very high 5
Greater than 100.00 Very high 6

Test Number
Components
Reference Interval
0050345 Immunoglobulin E Effective November 17, 2014
Age
Reference Interval
0-5 months 13 kU/L or less
6-12 months 34 kU/L or less
1-2 years 97 kU/L or less
3 years 199 kU/L or less
4-6 years 307 kU/L or less
7-8 years 403 kU/L or less
9-12 years 696 kU/L or less
13-15 years 629 kU/L or less
16-17 years 537 kU/L or less
18 years and older 214 kU/L or less

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

FDA

Note

Allergens included in this panel:  Alternaria alternata (tenuis), Cat Dander, Cockroach (German), D. farinae (Mites), D. pteronyssinus (Mites), Dog Dander, Egg White, Codfish/Whitefish, Milk (Cow's), Peanut, Soybean, Wheat, IgE, Serum Total.

Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

86003 x12; 82785

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0050345 Immunoglobulin E 19113-0
0055001 Allergen, Fungi/Mold, A. alternata IgE 6020-2
0055006 Allergen, Animal, Cat Dander IgE 6833-8
0055013 Allergen, Food, Egg White IgE 6106-9
0055020 Allergen, Food, Milk (Cow) IgE 7258-7
0055024 Allergen, Food, Peanut IgE 6206-7
0055031 Allergen, Food, Soybean IgE 6248-9
0055034 Allergen, Food, Wheat IgE 6276-0
0055036 Allergen, Food, Codfish IgE 6082-2
0055041 Allergen, Interp, Immunocap Score IgE 33536-4
0055063 Allergen, Mites, D. pteronyssinus IgE 6096-2
0055064 Allergen, Mites, D. farinae IgE 6095-4
0055088 Allergen, Insect, Cockroach, German IgE 6078-0
0099568 Allergen, Animal, Dog Dander IgE 6098-8
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Aliases
Allergens, Pediatric Allergy, March (Progression) Profile IgE