Ordering Recommendation

Evaluate patients with recurrent infection for the possibility of IgA deficiency (IgAD). Use prior to transfusion or in possible transfusion reactions to determine the presence of anti-IgA antibodies in patients with selective IgA deficiency.

Mnemonic
IGAD PAN
Methodology

Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay/Radial Immunodiffusion

Performed

Varies

Reported

8-16 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

Transfer 2 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen.

Unacceptable Conditions

Lipemic specimens.

Remarks
Stability

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

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

82784; 83520

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2003127 Anti-IgA Antibody by ELISA 13312-4
2014057 Immunoglobulin A (IgA) Low Range
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Aliases
  • N/A
IgA Deficiency (IgAD) Panel

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