Ordering Recommendation

Measure immune response to rabies vaccination.

Mnemonic
RABIES AB
Methodology

Rapid Fluorescent Focus Inhibition

Performed

Varies

Reported

21-31 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: 0.25 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen.

Unacceptable Conditions
Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

86382

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2014352 Rabies Antibody Screen 6527-6
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Aliases
Rabies Antibody Screen (RFFIT)

Kansas State Rabies Laboratory