7733 Helicobacter Pylori IgM Ab

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Serum 7 Days, Ambient
14 Days, Refrigerated
Frozen-2 Months
< 0.89 Index

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Schedule

Tuesday - Sunday

Turn-Around Time

Send-Out

Instructions/Notes

This assay detects only IgM specific to H. pylori. The result of this assay should only be used as an aid in the diagnosis of H. pylori infection.

Clinical Utility

Supports the serodiagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection.

CPT Codes

86677

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