Test Catalog

Test

Code
G160
Name
ALLERGEN, CEDAR/RED TREE IGE
Notes
Description

Also known as: G160, CALIFORNIA INCENSE CEDAR, WHITE CEDAR, CEDAR/RED TREE
Orderable Code:G160
Test Contains (LOINC): Allergen Cedar/Red Tree IgE (7195-1)
Sample Type: Serum
Preferred Container: Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Sample Volume: 0.25 mL
Minimal Sample Volume: 0.25 mL
Handling Instructions:
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.25 mL serum plus 0.1 mL for each additional allergen ordered to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.25 mL plus 0.04 mL for each allergen ordered)
Client Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Specimen Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year
Unsuitable Specimen: Hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens.
Frequency: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Expected Turn Around: 2 – 3 Days
Responsible Dept: Reference Lab
Referral Lab: ARUP
Referral Lab Code: 55156
CPT: 86003
Methodology: Quantitative ImmunoCAP Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay
Reflex Criteria
Reflex to G998- RAST Immunocap Score