WA1 IGG ANTIBODY

Test Code
WA1 41040

CPT Codes
86753

Preferred Specimen
SERUM

Instructions
SEND AS WILD CODE TO QUEST/FOCUS

Transport Container
LARGE RED

Transport Temperature
REF

Methodology
IFA

Setup Schedule
Set Up:
Report Available:

Reference Range
WA1 IGG ANTIBODY


Clinical Significance
WA1 is a Babesia-like piroplasm recently associated with cases of babesiosis in the Pacific Northwest. Studies indicate a seroprevalence rate of approximately 20% in Pacific Northwest residents, including those living in northern California. Little, if any, cross-reactivity occurs between Babesia microti and WA1.



Performing Laboratory
FOCUS DIAGNOSTICS



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.