Ordering Recommendation

Mnemonic

CORN SMUT

Methodology

Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay

Performed

Varies

Reported

3-5 days

New York DOH Approval Status

This test is New York DOH approved.

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation
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



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

86003

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2010727 Allergen, Fungi/Mold, Corn Smut IgE 7703-2
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Aliases

  • Ustilago maydis
Allergen, Fungi and Molds, Corn Smut IgE

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