Galactose-alpha 1,3 Galactose IgE


Abbrev Code:GAL13E   
Order Code:LAB6693Order Name:Galactose-alpha 1,3 Galactose IgE
Synonyms:Alpha-Gal
Methodology:ImmunoCAP Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay
CPT Codes: 86003 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 1-2 days,


Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:0.9 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.7 mL
Container:Red or gold (gel)
Alternate Containers: Red (no gel)
Causes for Rejection:Hemolyzed, icteric or lipemic specimens.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 0.25 mL serum plus 0.1 mL for each additional allergen ordered; 0.25 mL plus 0.04 mL minimum. Store refrigerated.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Stability:After separation from cells: 48 hours at room temperature; 2 weeks refrigerated; 1 year frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:3003923


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.


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