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Test Code MISCLM Toxoplasma gondii Antibody, IgM, Serum

Additional Codes

 

 

MAYO Test ID

TXM

EPIC Test ID

LAB2608

 

Useful For

Detection of recent infection with Toxoplasma gondii

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Reporting Name

Toxoplasma Ab, IgM, S

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.8 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 30 days
  Frozen  30 days

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus

NA

Other

Heat-inactivated specimen

Reference Values

Negative

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.

Analytic Time

Same day/1 day

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information

86778

 

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
TXM Toxoplasma Ab, IgM, S 40678-5

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
TXM Toxoplasma Ab, IgM, S 40678-5

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.