BRUGM - Overview: Brucella Antibody Screen, IgG and IgM, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: BRUGM    
Brucella Antibody Screen, IgG and IgM, Serum

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

Evaluating patients with suspected brucellosis

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
BRUTABrucella Ab, Agglutination, SYesNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If Brucella antibody screen, IgG and IgM is positive or equivocal, then confirmation will be performed at an additional charge.

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

Yes

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

Brucella Ab Screen, IgG and IgM, S

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

Brucella abortus
Brucella Serology
Febrile Agglutinins (? FOR SPECIFIC TEST)