Newborn Immunoglobulin Panel : 1000660

Test Code
NBAM or 1000660

Alias/See Also
IgA (Immunoglobulin A); IgM (Immunoglobulin M); Newborn Immunoglobulins; IgA and IgM; Gamma globulins

CPT Codes
82784x2

Includes
Panel includes: IgA and IgM.

Instructions
Serum separator tube (gold top preferred) or a plain red top tube.

Transport Container
Centrifuge the serum separator tube and transport; if a plain red top tube, centrifuge and aliquot serum (Min. 0.5 mL) into a standard transport tube.

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.

Specimen Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Acceptable for longer storage

Methodology
Immunoturbidimetric

Setup Schedule
Sunday - Saturday

Report Available
1 day

Reference Range
IgA Newborn:
0 to 1 M 1-7 mg/dL

IgM Newborn:
0 to 1 M 6-87 mg/dL

Performing Laboratory
med fusion



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