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 Field Name  Data Description
Test Name  Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) IgM
Code  EBV IgM., EBV Viral Capsid IgM.
CPT Code  86665
Last Modified  4/10/2018 10:57:00 AM
Test Name  EBV IgM.
Synonyms  Epstein Barr Virus, EBV
Patient Preparation  
Spec. Requirements  Blood
Tube  Gold or Red
Collection Volume  3.5 mL Gold or 4.0 mL Red
Storage  Ambient or Refrigerated 2 days, Freeze specimen for >2days
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Days Test Performed  
Performed by BHS  None
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Reference Lab  LabCorp of America
Reference Lab Code  096735 EBV Ab VCA, IgM
Clinical Use  Aid in the diagnosis of acute EBV infection (infectious mononucleosis)
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Testing Sample Type  Serum
Min Lab Testing Volume  0.4 mL
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Lab Notes  
Methodology  CL - Chemiluminescence
Limitations  Weakly positive results require cautious interpretation. The results from this panel are not by themselves diagnosticand should be considered in association with other clinical data and patient symptoms. This test is intended for qualitative determination only. The numeric value of the final result above the cutoff is not indicative of the amount of EBV-VCA antibody. Causes for Rejection: Hemolysis; lipemia; grossly icteric, visible particulate matter; gross bacterial contamination

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