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Epic Code LAB73 IgA, Serum/Plasma

Test Name Alias

Immunoglobulin A Blood Level | IgA Blood Level | Total Serum IgA | 8214

Interface Order Alias

10174

Specimen Requirements

Submit only one of the following specimens:


Preferred

Specimen Type: Serum
Container/Tube: Gold Top (Serum Separator-SST Gel)
Volume: 5 mL
Minimum volume: 1.0 mL serum
Collection Instructions: Allow specimen to clot for 30 minutes and centrifuge within 2 hours


Acceptable

Specimen Type: Plasma

Container/Tube: Mint Green Top (Lithium Heparin Gel)
Volume: 4.5 mL
Minimum volume: 1.0 mL plasma
Collection Instructions: Centrifuge within 2 hours

Specimen Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 12 hours

Refrigerate: 72 hours

Frozen: aliquot serum for longer storage

Laboratory Retention: 72 hours

Test Frequency

Available daily, usual TAT 1 day.

Reference Range

IgA

0 Minutes up to 1 Month: 0 – 10 mg/dL
1 Month up to 1 Year: 10 – 100 mg/dL
1 Year up to 4 Years: 20 – 150 mg/dL
4 Years up to 10 Years: 40 – 200 mg/dL
10 Years up to 13 Years: 50 – 250 mg/dL

13 Years and up: 60 – 350 mg/dL

Performing Department

CHEMISTRY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Immunoturbidimetric

CPT

82784-LAB-IGA

CDM Code

4058214

Epic Test ID

1230100828

LOINC

IgA: 2458-8

Beaker LOINC

IGA: 2458-8
LIPEMIA INDEX, SERUM: N/A

Mayo Access Code

SHO8214

Reviewed Date

3/5/2020

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: IGA
Beaker Display Name: IgA, Blood Level
BEAKER TEST NAME: IGA
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: IgA

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BW CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated