Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HAMA
Methodology

Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Performed

Varies

Reported

7-17 days

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

Plain red.

Specimen Preparation

Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen.

Unacceptable Conditions

Separator tubes. Grossly lipemic specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 21 days

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

83520

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0098299 Human Anti-Mouse Ab (HAMA), by ELISA 14975-7
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Aliases
Human Anti-Mouse Antibody (HAMA), ELISA

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano Inc.