Adenovirus Antibody, Serum [686X]

Test Code
0382


CPT Codes
86603

Preferred Specimen
1 mL serum


Patient Preparation
Fasting

Minimum Volume
0.5 mL


Transport Container
Plastic screw-cap vial


Transport Temperature
Room temperature


Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days


Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Gross hemolysis • Grossly lipemic • Grossly icteric


Methodology
Complement Fixation (CF)

FDA Status
This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by FDA. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.

Setup Schedule
Set up: Tues-Sat; Report available: 2-5 days


Limitations
Infections may be long lasting and antibodies may persist post-infection.


Reference Range
<1:8 titer

Interpretive Criteria
<1:8Antibody Not Detected
≥1:8Antibody Detected


Clinical Significance
Adenoviruses can cause acute respiratory infections and conjunctivitis, as well as infantile diarrhea.


Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153




The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.