Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Mixed Batter #1, ID

Test Code
41562

CPT Codes
86331, 86606 (x4), 86609 (x3), 86671

Includes
Panel detects antibodies against separate antigens of : Aspergillus fumigatus (soluble antigens 1, 2, and 3, and cell wall antigen 6), Faenia retivirgula, Thermoactinomyces candidus, T. vulgaris (antigen 1), Saccharomonospora viridis, and pigeon serum.

Preferred Specimen
1 mL serum

Minimum Volume
0.5 mL

Instructions
Allow blood to clot at room temperature. Avoid freeze/thaw cycles.

Transport Container
Plastic screw-cap vial

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: Not Established
Refrigerated: 72 hours
Frozen: 6 months

Methodology
Immunodiffusion

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 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon-Sat p.m.; Report available: 6 days

Reference Range
None detected

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.