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Test Code MYCOG Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibodies, IgG, Serum


Specimen Required


Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see MYCO / Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibodies, IgG and IgM, Serum.

 

Collection Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 1 mL


Useful For

Screen for recent or past exposure to Mycoplasma pneumoniae

Method Name

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see MYCO / Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibodies, IgG and IgM, Serum.

 

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Reporting Name

M. pneumoniae Ab, IgG, S

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

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

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild reject; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild reject; Gross reject

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Reference Values

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see MYCO / Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibodies, IgG and IgM, Serum.

 

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

Test Classification

This test has been modified from the manufacturer's instructions. Its performance characteristics were determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

86738

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
MYCOG M. pneumoniae Ab, IgG, S 45244-3

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
MYCOG M. pneumoniae Ab, IgG, S 45224-3