Coxsackie A Antibodies (Serotypes 2, 4, 7, 9, 10 and 16) Serum


Abbrev Code:COXAAB   
Order Code:LAB1049Order Name:Coxsackie A Antibodies (Serotypes 2, 4, 7, 9, 10 and 16) Serum
Synonyms:COX A AB, LHE LAB1333
Methodology:Complement Fixation
CPT Codes: 86658 x1, 86658 x1, 86658 x1, 86658 x1, 86658 x1, 86658 x1, 86658 x6
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 3-8 days.
Compliance:

Performed by a non-ARUP laboratory.



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:4 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:2.2 mL
Container:Red or gold (gel)
Alternate Containers: Red (no gel)


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Within 2 hours of collection, centrifuge and aliquot 2 mL, 1 mL minimum. Store at room temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature.
Stability:After separation from cells: 1 week at room temperature; 2 weeks refrigerated; 1 month frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:2002932


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.
Use:Aids in the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).


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