Salmonella typhi and paratyphi Antibodies

Code
000.0000
Name
Salmonella typhi and paratyphi Antibodies
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
Widal (Salmonella) Agglutinins DA
CPT Codes
86768x5
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
47171
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Gold, SST or Red, Plain

Volume

1.0 ml

Transport Info

Centrifuge and immediately transfer serum to separate plastic tube.
Refrigerated

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Reference Range

See Report

Methodology

Qualitative Immunoblot

Clinical Significance

 This assay detects antibodies directed against 5 Salmonella typhi and paratyphi antigens: O Type D, O Type Vi, H Type A, H Type B or H Type D.

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