8324 Histoplasma IgG & IgM Abs [EIA]

Components
NAME METHOD REFERENCE RANGE UNITS
Histoplasma IgG Abs EIA EIA  < .81  Index 
Histoplasma IgM Abs EIA EIA  view ref range  Index 


Specimen Requirements
TYPE VOLUME TEMPERATURE INSTRUCTIONS
PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.5) mL   Ambient - 48 Hour(s), Refrigerated - 14 Day(s), Frozen - 30 Day(s)  


Clinical utility
The Histoplasma IgG and IgM assays are both sensitive and specific for the detection of antibodies against Histoplasma capsulatum in serum or plasma. A positive IgM result is indicative of current infection. A single positive IgG result with a negative IgM indicates a recent or past infection.


Reported: 2 days

CPT Code: 86698x2