Chlamydia and Chlamydophila Antibody Panel 3 (IgG, IgA, IgM)

Test Code
(S29479) CHLDP

Quest Code
29479

CPT Codes
86631 (x6), 86632 (x3)

Includes
Chlamydia trachomatis (IgG, IgM, IgA), Chlamydophila pneumoniae (IgG, IgM, IgA), Chlamydophila psittaci (IgG, IgM, IgA)

Preferred Specimen
1 mL serum

Minimum Volume
0.1 mL

Instructions
Do not reject refrigerated or frozen specimens.

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

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

Methodology
Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

Setup Schedule
Mon-Fri

Report Available
1 to 4 Day(s)

Reference Range
C. trachomatis IgG <1:64
C. trachomatis IgA <1:16
C. trachomatis IgM <1:10
   
C. pneumoniae IgG <1:64
C. pneumoniae IgA <1:16
C. pneumoniae IgM <1:10
   
C. psittaci IgG <1:64
C. psittaci IgA <1:16
C. psittaci IgM <1:10


Clinical Significance
Chlamydia/Chlamydophila species include C. pneumoniae, C. psittaci, and C. trachomatis. Each may cause pneumonia and other overlapping medical conditions.

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease, Inc.
33608 Ortega Highway, Bldg B-West Wing
San Juan Capistrano, 92675-2042



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.