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Test Code MISCLM Spotted Fever Group Antibody, IgG and IgM, Serum

Additional Codes

 

MAYO Test ID

SFGP

EPIC Test ID

LAB2608

 

Reporting Name

Spotted Fever Group Ab, IgG, IgM, S

Useful For

An aid in the diagnosis of spotted fever group rickettsial infections

Testing Algorithm

See Acute Tick-Borne Disease Testing Algorithm in Special Instructions.

Method Name

Immunofluorescence

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.2 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

IgG: <1:64

IgM: <1:64

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.

CPT Code Information

86757 x 2

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
84342 Spotted Fever Group Ab, IgG, S 5313-2
84346 Spotted Fever Group Ab, IgM, S 5315-7

Analytic Time

Same day/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.