Febrile Antibody Profile

CPT: 86622(x2); 86757(x4)
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Test Details

Test Includes

IgG and IgM antibodies to Brucella spp, Rickettsia rickettsiae gp (Rocky Mountain spotted fever), and Rickettsia typhi gp (typhus fever).

Use

This profile enables detection of specific antibodies (IgG and IgM) against Brucella spp, Rickettsia rickettsiae gp (Rocky Mountain spotted fever), and Rickettsia typhi gp (typhus fever).

Methodology

Enzyme immunoassay (EIA) and immunofluorescence

Specimen Requirements

Specimen

Serum

Volume

2 mL

Minimum Volume

1.5 mL

Container

Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube

Collection

Specimen should be free of bacterial contamination, hemolysis, and lipemia.

Storage Instructions

Refrigerate

Causes for Rejection

Hemolysis; lipemia; gross bacterial contamination

LOINC® Map

Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
164630 Febrile Antibody Profile 164610 Brucella Antibody IgG, EIA 24387-3
164630 Febrile Antibody Profile 164626 Brucella Antibody IgM, EIA 24388-1
164630 Febrile Antibody Profile 138744 Spotted Fever Group IgG 5313-2
164630 Febrile Antibody Profile 138745 Typhus Fever Group IgG 5320-7
164630 Febrile Antibody Profile 138746 Spotted Fever Group IgM 5315-7
164630 Febrile Antibody Profile 138747 Typhus Fever Group IgM 5322-3

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