Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
OAK RED
Methodology

Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay

Performed

Varies

Reported

3-6 days

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

N/A

Collect

Plain red or serum separator tube (SST).

Specimen Preparation

Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL serum plus 0.1 mL for each additional allergen ordered to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.34 mL plus 0.04 mL for each allergen ordered)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated or frozen.

Unacceptable Conditions

Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data

N/A

Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

86003

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0097933 Allergen, Tree, Oak Red IgE 7534-1
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Aliases
  • Quercus rubra
Allergen, Tree, Oak Red IgE

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