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Test ID HIBSG Haemophilus influenzae Type B Antibody, IgG, Serum


Specimen Required


Supplies: Aliquot Tube, 5 mL (T465)

Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Useful For

Assessing a patient's immunological (IgG) response to Haemophilus influenzae type B (HIB) vaccine

 

Assessing immunity against HIB

 

Aiding in the evaluation of immunodeficiency when the patient is tested pre- and post-vaccination

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Reporting Name

Haemophilus influenzae B Ab, IgG, S

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  7 days

Reference Values

≥0.15 mg/L

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) Performed

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Report Available

1 to 6 days

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved, or is exempt by the US Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86684

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
HIBSG Haemophilus influenzae B Ab, IgG, S 11257-3

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
HIBSG Haemophilus influenzae B Ab, IgG, S 11257-3

NY State Approved

Yes