TTIGS - Overview: Tetanus Toxoid IgG Antibody, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: TTIGS    
Tetanus Toxoid IgG Antibody, Serum

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

Assessment of an antibody response to the tetanus toxoid vaccine

 

An aid to diagnose immunodeficiency

Highlights

Useful for determination of immunity to tetanus (caused by Clostridium tetani) following immunization with TDaP, DTap and/or Td.

 

Determination of vaccine response should be performed at least 3 weeks following immunization.

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

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

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

Yes

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

Tetanus Toxoid IgG Ab, S

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

Anti-tetanus toxoid
Clostridium tetani
Tetanus Immune Response
Tetanus toxoid antibodies