Western Equine Encephalitis Virus IgG and IgM Ab Panel, IFA (CSF)

Test Code

CPT Codes
86654 (x2)

Western Equine IgG and Western Equine IgM

Preferred Specimen
1 mL CSF in a sterile screw cap container

Minimum Volume
0.1 mL

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

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

Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

Setup Schedule
A.M. Sets up 3 days a week.

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.