Lyme Disease Serology, Serum
Diagnosing Lyme disease
As a sensitive screening (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) test for Lyme disease
Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|LYWB||Lyme Disease Ab, Immunoblot, S||Yes||No|
Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.
If Lyme disease serology is positive, then Lyme disease antibody confirmation (by Western blot) will be performed at an additional charge.
See Acute Tick-Borne Disease Testing Algorithm in Special Instructions.
Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test
Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)
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
Lyme Disease Serology, S
Lyme C6 Peptide Assay