WEST NILE AB IGG AND IGM SERUM

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: WNV
UPHSM LIS Test #: 1780
Schedule:
Testing Time:
Testing Lab: Labcorp

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1.0 (0.5) mL of Serum
Temperature: Frozen
Tube Type: 1 Red top Or Gel-Barrier Tube
Collection Info:
Causes for Rejection:  Gross contamination; severe hemolysis; icteric serum;
lipemic serum; quantity not sufficient for analysis

Methods

Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)

Clinical Utilities

This test is indicated for use as an aid to the diagnosis of West Nile virus encephalitis.

CPT Codes

86788
86789

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Reference Range

Negative