Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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ADRENAL AB SCREEN W/REFL TITER

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1529         Geisinger Epic ID: 17628

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 0.5 mL.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge 10 minutes at 3000 rpm 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Room Temperature: 2 days. Refrigerated: 2 weeks. Frozen: 1 month.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Adrenal Ab Screen, IFA: Negative in normal individuals
Adrenal Ab Titer, IFA <1:10.
CPT code(s):
86255
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Antiadrenal antibody screen.
Methodology:
Immunofluorescence Assay
Synonyms:
ANTIADRENAL ANTIBODY SCREEN WITH REFLEX TO TITER
ADRNAB, Quest test code 4645X
Clinical significance:
Adrenal Antibody is detected in patients with autoimmune adrenal disease, e.g., Addison's disease.

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Set up: Wed, Fri a.m.; Report available: 8 days.    
Performed stat? No
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