RABIES ANTIBODY, SERUM

Code
000.0000
Name
RABIES ANTIBODY, SERUM
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
CPT Codes
86790
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
44159
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Gold, SST

Volume

0.5 ml

Transport Info

Centrifuge and immediately transfer serum to separate plastic tube
Refrigerated

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Reference Range

0.50 EU/mL or greater: Represents adequate protection against rabies virus following vaccination.

Methodology

Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

Clinical Significance

Use:
Assess the degree of immunization following vaccination
Intended for vaccine response only, not for diagnosis of infection

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