Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

ADENOVIRUS AB

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
ADENO      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: 86603.01         Geisinger Epic ID: 23514

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
1 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 0.5 mL.
Patient preparation:
For optimal results, collect from fasting patient and maintain aseptically.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge 10 minutes at 3000 rpm. 
Transport temperature:
Room temperature (preferred). Refrigerated or frozen specimen also acceptable.
Specimen stability:
Room Temperature: 7 days. Refrigerated: 14 days. Frozen: 1 month.
Rejection criteria:
Lipemic and grossly hemolyzed samples are unacceptable.

TEST DETAILS
Interpretation guide:
Adenovirus Ab < 1:8
Interpretive Criteria < 1:8: Antibody not detected.
> 1:8: Antibody detected.
Single titers of > 1:64 are indicative of recent or current infection. Titers of 1:8 - 1:32 may be indicative of either past or recent infection, since CF antibody levels persist for only a few months. A fourfold or greater increase in titer between acute and convalescent specimens confirms the diagnosis.
CPT code(s):
86603
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:
Adenovirus antibody.
Methodology:
Complement Fixation
Synonyms:
ADENOVIRUS AB, SERUM

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday - Friday morning    
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