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Epic Code LAB7990 Mycoplasma Antibody, IgM

Test Name Alias

M. pneumoniae | 8542

Interface Order Alias

10208

Collection Instructions

Specimen Collection: Blood

Container(s): Gold Top (Serum Separator-SST Gel)

Preferred Volume to Collect: 5.0 mL

Minimum Volume to Collect: 1.0 mL

Neonate Volume to Collect: 1.0 mL

Capillary collect ok: Yes

Microtainer acceptable: Yes

Collection Instructions:

  • Gently invert gold tube(s) 8 - 10 times to mix clot activator with blood.
  • Specimen should be processed within 2 hours – See Processing Instructions.

Processing Instructions (Laboratory, Outpatient or Off-site collection)

Processed Specimen: Serum

Centrifuge/Spin: Yes

Aliquot: No

Processing Instructions:

  • Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes in a vertical position and centrifuge within 2 hours.

Transport Temperature: Refrigerate

Rejection Criteria

Specimen not centrifuged within 2 hours

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 12 hours

Refrigerate: 72 hours

Frozen: If greater than 72 hours, aliquot serum and freeze

Laboratory Retention: 7 days

Test Frequency

Available Monday through Friday, usual TAT 1-3 days.

Reference Range

Negative

Performing Department

IMMUNOCHEMISTRY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Big Rapids Laboratory, Big Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Pennock Laboratory, Hastings, MI

Methodology

Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

CPT

86738

CDM Code

4088542

Epic Test ID

1230100967

LOINC

Mycoplasma Ab IgM: 5257-1

Beaker LOINC

MYCOPLASMA IGM ANTIBODY: 5257-1

Mayo Access Code

SHO8542

Reviewed Date

12/13/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: MYCOPLASMA PNEUMONIAE AB IGM
Beaker Display Name: Mycoplasma IgM Antibody Level
BEAKER TEST NAME: MYCOPLASMA IGM ANTIBODY
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Mycoplasma IgM Antibody

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Collection and Specimen Handling

BEAKER COLLECTION: +S/PO/R

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW IMMUNOCHEM: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BR IMMUNOCHEM: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
PH IMMUNOCHEM: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated