Frozen (preferred) - 14 days
Refrigerated (OK) - 5 days
Ambient - NO
Platelia Aspergillus Ag
MiraVista via Mayo Clinic Laboratories (ASPBA); R-NX
Days Set Up:
Mo - Fr
2 - 4 days
Sera & BALF <0.5 Index (Negative)
Collection/ Processing Details:
Collection date is required
Source is required
A positive result for patients being treated with some medications, such as Piperacillin tazobactam or infection with certain other mycoses,may be a false positive and should be viewed in conjunction with all clinical findings.
Specimen types other than those cleared by the FDA for the Platelia Aspergillus Antigen EIA Kit such as Bronchial lavage and CSF specimens are tested for research purposes only.