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Test ID DIPGS Diphtheria Toxoid IgG Antibody, Serum

Useful For

Determining a patient's immunological response to diphtheria toxoid vaccination

 

Aids in the evaluation of immunodeficiency

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Reporting Name

Diphtheria Toxoid IgG Ab, S

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 30 days
  Frozen  30 days

Reference Values

Vaccinated: Positive (≥0.01 IU/mL)

Unvaccinated: Negative (<0.01 IU/mL)

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

86317

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
DIPGS Diphtheria Toxoid IgG Ab, S 48654-8

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
DIPG Diphtheria IgG Ab 45166-6
DEXDP Diphtheria IgG Value 48654-8

NY State Approved

Yes

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request (T244) with the specimen.