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Test Code ASPAGM Aspergillus (Galactomannan) Antigen, Serum

Additional Codes

 

MAYO Test ID

ASPAG

EPIC Test ID

LAB1311

 

Reporting Name

Aspergillus Ag, S

Useful For

An aid in the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis and assessing response to therapy

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1.5 mL

Collection Instructions: 

1. Avoid exposure of specimen to atmosphere.

2. Send specimen in original tube. Do not aliquot.


Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Reference Values

<0.5 index

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.; Sunday 8:00 a.m.

CPT Code Information

87305 

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
ASPAG Aspergillus Ag, S 44357-2

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
84356 Aspergillus Ag, S 44357-2

Analytic Time

1 day

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.