Preferred CSF reflex panel for workup of suspected neuroborreliosis.
Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay/Qualitative Immunoblot
Transfer 6 mL CSF to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 2.5 mL)
Contaminated, heat-inactivated, or hemolyzed specimens.
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
|0099483||Borrelia burgdorferi Antibodies, Total by ELISA, CSF||
|0055259||Borrelia burgdorferi Antibody, IgG by Immunoblot (CSF)||Effective August 15, 2011
|0055258||Borrelia burgdorferi Antibody, IgM by Immunoblot (CSF)||Effective August 15, 2011
Refer to individual components.
If B. burgdorferi total antibodies by ELISA are 1.00 LIV or greater, then B. burgdorferi IgG antibody by immunoblot and IgM antibody by immunoblot will be added. Additional charges apply.
86618; if reflexed, add 86617 x2
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0099483||Borrelia burgdorferi Abs, ELISA, CSF||6318-0|
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