Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

BORDETELLA PERTUSSIS TOXIN(PT) AB(IGG,A)MAID

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1878         Geisinger Epic ID: 47620

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
6 mL red-top (plain, non-serum separator) tube
Specimen required:
0.5 mL aliquot serum, minimum 0.25 mL.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 7 days. Refrigerated: 14 days. Frozen: 30 days.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
86615 x2
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:
Bordetella pertussis toxin Ab (IgG), Bordetella pertussis toxin Ab (IgA)
Methodology:
Multi-analyte Immunodetection
Synonyms:
Whooping Cough, Quest code 37294
BPGA

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Set up: Sunday and Tuesday-Friday. Report available: 3-4 days.    
Performed stat? No
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