Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Label Mnemonic: ABPA
Epic Lab Code: LAB2553
Downtime Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
5231 RCP
356-8593
Specimen(s):
Serum
Collection Medium:
Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
Minimum:
2.0 mL serum
Turn Around Time:
within 10 days upon receipt at reference laboratory
Reference Range:
Total Serum IgE 0-7 yrs: 0-55 kU/L 7-14 yrs: 0-90 kU/L >14 yrs: 0-120 kU/L Specific IgE range: <0.10 kU/L = Normal 0.10-0.34 kU/L = For specialist use only; Clinical relevance undetermined 0.35-0.69 kU/L = Low 0.70-3.49 kU/L = Moderate 3.50-17.49 kU/L = High >17.49 = Very high positive Specific PPT range interpretation: Negative: Normal Trace/Weak: Trace and weak bands are rarely clinically important. Positive: Most clinically significant results occur when multiple positive precipitin lines are found.
Comments:
Profile includes total serum IgE, Aspergillus specific IgE, Total Aspergillus Antibody along with a panel of precipitins against twelve Aspergillus Antigens.
CPT Code:
82785(x1), 86003(x1), 86331(x8)