FHPP2 - Specimen: Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis FEIA Panel II

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: FHPP2    
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis FEIA Panel II

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type needed for testing

Serum

Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen. This field describes the type of specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing. The volume allows automated processing, fastest throughput and, when indicated, repeat or reflex testing.

Container/Tube:

Preferred: Red top

Acceptable: Serum gel

 

Collection instructions: Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 0.6 mL of serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.

Specimen Minimum Volume The amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Laboratory.

0.5 mL

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

Hemolysis:

NA

Thawing:

Warm OK; Cold OK

Lipemia:

NA

Icterus:

NA

Other:

NA

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the laboratory. Alternate acceptable temperature(s) are also included.

Specimen TypeTemperatureTime
SerumRefrigerated (preferred)
 Ambient 
 Frozen