Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Pigeon IgG Antibodies

Test Name: Pigeon IgG Antibodies
Alternate Name(s): Pigeon Precipitins
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: Serum from a 5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube or 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tube

Pediatric:
0-2 years: Red 0.5 mL Microtainer
2-10 years: 2 mL Red top
Collection Information: Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic samples not accepted.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out Tuesday-Thursday
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
10 days
Stat
N/A
 
Reference Range: <30 mg/L
Effective Date: 2010-01-11
Revised Date: 2019-07-03
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: This assay detects antibodies to Pigeon serum proteins, feathers and droppings.
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and send cold.
Stability:
Refrigerated: 7 Days
Frozen: 3 Months
System Codes: 
Cerner
AAPG
 
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories Inc.

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