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Rabies Antibody Titer, Serum
ACM Test Number: 02204
Dept: Reference
SPECIMEN COLLECTION REQUIREMENTS
Collection Container:
Red Top
Specimen: Serum
Collection Notes: Spin, separate and transfer into plastic screw capped vial (s).
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Specimen Volume: Preferred Volume: 2 mL; Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Also Acceptable: Serum SST
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Performed: Monday, Thursday
Reported: 30 Days
Methodology: Fluorescent Antibody, Serum Neutralization and (Fluorescent) Immunofluorescence
CPT: 86317
LOINC: 6524-3
Stability: Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Frozen: 1 Month
Reference Range:
In humans, a result of 0.5 IU/mL or higher is considered acceptable, according to the World Health Organization.