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ABPA
Methodology

Quantitative ImmunoCAP Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay/Qualitative Immunodiffusion

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

3-7 days

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

Plain red or serum separator tube.

Specimen Preparation

Separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 2.3 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions

Plasma. Hemolyzed, icteric or lipemic specimens.

Remarks

Multiple specimen tubes and multiple patient encounters should be avoided.

Stability

Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Interval

Effective 02/18/2014

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

  A. fumigatus #1 Ab, Precipitin None detected
  A. fumigatus #6 Ab, Precipitin None detected
0055061 Allergen, Fungi and Molds, Aspergillus fumigatus Effective 02/18/2014
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

Interpretive Data

Refer to report.

Compliance Category

FDA

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

82785; 86003; 86606 x2

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0050345 Immunoglobulin E 19113-0
0055061 Allergen, Fungi/Mold, A. fumigatus IgE 6025-1
0055066 A. fumigatus #1 Ab, Precipitin 6808-0
0055067 A. fumigatus #6 Ab, Precipitin 6809-8
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Aliases
  • ABPA
  • Allergen, Mold, Aspergillus fumigatus, IgE
  • Allergic Bronco Panel
  • Aspergillus fumigatus Antibody, IgE (Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (ABPA) Panel by ID & EI
Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (ABPA) Panel