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Dengue Fever Abs (IgG,IgM)

Order Name DENGUE FEV
Test Number: 5554703
Revision Date 09/11/2017
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Dengue Fever IgG
Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay 23991-3 
Dengue Fever IgM
Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay 23992-1 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 1 mL (0.1 mL) Serum Clot Activator SST Refrigerated
Instructions Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Transfer 1 mL (Min: 0.1 mL) serum to a Standard Transport Tube.
Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of the acute specimens. Mark specimens plainly as "acute or convalescent."  Unacceptable Conditions: Contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, severely lipemic specimens.
Stability After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Mon, Wed, Fri  
Expected TAT 1-5 Days  
Clinical Use Dengue hemorrhagic fever and Dengue shock syndrome are caused by infection of the RNA flavivirus transmitted by a mosquito vector. Paired acute and convalescent specimens that exhibit a significant change in titer are useful to confirm clinical diagnosis of infection. 
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 93096
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 86790x2
Lab Section Reference Lab