Babesia IgG; Babesia, IgM
2 - 4 days
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Extensive hemolysis; lipemia; clotted specimen; quantity not sufficient for analysis; leaking or broken tube
Screening assay for Babesia microti infection or exposure
Immunofluorescence assay (IFA)
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|138315||Babesia microti Antibody Panel||88728-1||138317||Babesia microti IgM||9585-1|
|138315||Babesia microti Antibody Panel||88728-1||138316||Babesia microti IgG||9584-4|
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