QUANTIFERON-TB GOLD

Code
805.2055
Name
QUANTIFERON-TB GOLD
Category
None
Department
Serology
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
QFT, TB Quantiferon
CPT Codes
86480
Site
Main Lab
Reference Test
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

CALL LAB FOR TB QUANT TUBES AND PROCESSING

Volume

Transport Info

Room Temp

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

MUST BE Received in the lab WITHIN 12 hours of collection Monday thru Friday. CALL LAB with any questions.
Do not use on patients currently receiving Anti-TB drugs for active TB.

*****Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center Inpatients Only******
Inpatient needs to be placed in a negative air pressure room and placed on airborne precautions.

Reference Range

See Report

Methodology

ELISA

Clinical Significance

Back