Herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) Antibody, IgM with Reflex to Titer by IFA


Sunquest Code:HHV6MS  
Epic Code:LAB6755Epic Name:HHV6 ABY IGM Screen
Synonyms:Herpesvirus Antibody by IFA
Methodology:Immunofluorescence assay
CPT Code:86790, 86790
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 1-8 days.
Special Instructions:Specimens positive for Cytomegalovirus and Adenovirus IgM may cause false reactive results. If HHV6 IgM is detected at 1:10. a titer will be added. Additional charges apply.
Compliance:

Analyte Specific Reagent. This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, the FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary.



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:1 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.5 mL
Container:Red or gold (gel) (Red (no gel))


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 0.5 mL, 0.15 mL minimum. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:2011420


Interpretive

Reference Range:Less than 1:10


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