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IgA Antibody

Anti - IgA

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Tube Type

Test ID LAB5385
EPIC ORDER
IGA ANTIBODY
CPT Code(s) 83520
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Core Referral Testing
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 5 mL blood/serum separator/gold top tube; see Comments for additional information
micro: 3.0 mL blood (minimum)
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory: ViraCor-IBT
Turnaround Time 9-18 days
Reference Range Normal: see separate report
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate
Comments NOTE: THIS IS NOT THE TEST TO MEASURE IgA LEVELS! This test is used to detect antibodies to Immunoglobulin A in patients who are IgA-deficient, or in follow-up of possible transfusion reactions. See IgA, Serum for IgA Levels.

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on September 19, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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