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Test Name:Alternaria alternata (M6), IgE
Test Number:4195
Collect:1.0 mL serum - SST
Peds Collect:0.3 mL serum - SST
Alternate Collect:1.0 mL serum - red
1.0 mL Li heparin plasma - PST or
1.0 mL EDTA plasma - lavender
(acceptable, but not preferred)
Container:Serum Separator (SST/gold), PST (lt green) tube or
AHL False Bottom Screw Cap Serum/Plasma transfer vial
Processing:SST/PST - Spin
Red/lavender - Spin and separate
Transport/Stability:Refrigerated – 7 days
Frozen (OK)
Alternate Names:Alternaria tenuis
IgE allergen
ImmunoCap
R03
86003.2
Performing Lab:AHL - Immunology; I-Q
Days Set Up:Mo - Fr
Expected TAT:1 - 3 days
Ref. Ranges:<0.35 kU/L = Negative
Collection/
Processing Details:
NOTE: For more than one allergen, use this formula to calculate the amount of serum required; 50 µL X (# of allergens) + 250 µL = Total amount serum needed.
Method:Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)
CPT Codes:86003
Supply Connection:Allergen Request
Date Created:06/30/2008
Revised Date:04/04/2018