Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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OVARIAN ANTIBODY SCREEN WITH REFLEX TO TITER

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1193         Geisinger Epic ID: 52697

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Seurm
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
6 mL red-top (plain, non-serum separator) tube
Specimen required:
1 mL serum; minimum 0.3 mL

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Centrifuge and aliquot. 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (cold packs).
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 7 days. Refrigerated: 14 days. Frozen: 30 days.
Rejection criteria:
Hemolysis • Lipemia

TEST DETAILS
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:
If Ovarian Antibody Screen is positive, a titer will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86256).
Methodology:
Immunofluorescence Assay
Synonyms:
Quest test code 10328, Ovarian Scrn
Clinical significance:
Ovarian Antibody is found in patients with premature ovarian failure, Addison's disease, and polyendocrinopathy syndromes.

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Setup: Wed p.m.; Report available: 3 days    
Performed stat? No
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