Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Antibody

Test Code
137042

CPT Codes
86255 (x2)

Preferred Specimen
3 mL serum collected in a red-top tube (no gel)

Minimum Volume
1 mL

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 1 year

Methodology
Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon-Fri p.m.; Report available: 2 days

Reference Range
See Laboratory Report

Performing Laboratory
Immco Diagnostics
640 Ellicott Street
3rd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203



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.