Qualitative ImmunoCAP Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay
Multiple patient encounters should be avoided.
Serum separator tube. Multiple specimen tubes should be avoided.
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.25 mL serum plus 0.1 mL for each additional allergen ordered to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.25 mL plus 0.04 mL for each allergen ordered)
Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year
This assay provides a single qualitative (positive/negative) result only. It does not provide information on the amount of IgE specific for any of the component allergens (goose, chicken, duck and turkey feathers).
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0055037||Allergen, Animal, Feather Mix IgE||31161-3|
- Feather Mixture
- ImmunoCAP ex71