Paprika/Sweet Pepper

CPT: 86003
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  • Bell Pepper
  • Green Pepper
  • Hungarian Pepper
  • Paprika
  • Pimento
  • Red Pepper

Expected Turnaround Time

2 - 4 days

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Specimen Requirements




0.2 mL


Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube

Storage Instructions

Room temperature

Stability Requirements



Room temperature

14 days


14 days


3 months

Freeze/thaw cycles

Stable x3

Test Details


Thermo Fisher ImmunoCAP®

Additional Information

The term sweet pepper covers a wide variety of mild peppers that, like the chile, belong to the Capsicum family. The best known sweet peppers are bell peppers. This family also includes paprika, green pepper, Hungarian pepper, red pepper and pimento.

Please note that this allergen is not related to the peppercorn spices (green and black pepper).


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
602779 F218-IgE Paprika/Sweet Pepper 7563-0 602779 F218-IgE Paprika/Sweet Pepper kU/L 7563-0

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