BART - Overview: Bartonella Antibody Panel, IgG and IgM, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: BART    
Bartonella Antibody Panel, IgG and IgM, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Rapid diagnosis of Bartonella infection, especially in the context of a cat scratch or histopathology showing typical features of stellate microabscesses and/or positive Warthin-Starry stain

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Includes Bartonella henselae and Bartonella quintana.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Bartonella Ab Panel, IgG and IgM

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Bartonella henselae Abs, IgG/IgM
Bartonella Quintana, IgG/IgM
Cat Scratch Disease Ab Panel, IFA, Serum