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  • Quantiferon TB Gold

Quantiferon TB Gold

Container Type

Special Collection Kit: See Comments

Test ID   LAB5902
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   86480
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Clinical Immunology
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 1 mL blood into 3 special collection tubes; See Important Comments
Availability Routine: 2x/week-Wednesdays and Fridays
Turnaround Time   1-5 days
Reference Range Normal: Negative
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:
Special tube-see comments below.  Do not spin.  Deliver in <16 hours.
This sample cannot be drawn from lines.  Call Immunology (984) 974-1815 for the collection kit.  Do not refrigerate; keep at room temperature. 

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 01, 2017

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