FUNGAL DISEASE FACTS ORDER FORMS TEST MENU REQUEST SAMPLE REPORTS
The aspergillus antibody immunodiffusion test is used for the in vitro determination of precipitating antibodies to Aspergillus sp. Also used as an aid in the diagnosis of Aspergillosis.
The result is not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
Serum: Collect serum specimens in serum separator or red top tube. Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes, then centrifuge. Pipette serum into a plastic screw cap vial.
Serum: 0.25 mL per antibody
Any specimen types other than serum.
Ship on dry ice to arrive Monday‐Friday using a next day delivery service. Frozen ice packs may be substituted if sample is shipped the day of collection.
Testing performed on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Serum: TAT 3 days from set up
Antibody not detected.