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 Tuesdays and Fridays.
Serum: TAT 3 days from setup