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Test Code LEPDT Leptospira, IgM, Serum

Important Note

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Secondary ID

65183

Method Name

Enzyme-Linked Immunoassay Dot (Immunodot)

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.3 mL

Collection Instructions: Serum should be collected according to standard practices. Acute and convalescent specimens obtained to determine seroconversion should be collected 2 or more weeks apart.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.1 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 30 days
  Frozen  30 days

Reject Due To

Gross hemolysis Reject
Gross lipemia Reject

Reference Values

Negative

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 9 a.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information

86720

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request (T244) with the specimen.