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Test ID RCHAG Trypanosoma cruzi IgG Antibody, Lateral Flow Assay, Serum


Specimen Required


Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see CHAG / Trypanosoma cruzi IgG Antibody ELISA, Serum.

 

Collection Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Useful For

Diagnosis of chronic Trypanosoma cruzi infection (Chagas disease) via lateral flow assay

Testing Algorithm

If enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay result is positive or equivocal, then this test is performed at an additional charge.

Method Name

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see CHAG / Trypanosoma cruzi IgG Antibody ELISA, Serum.

 

Immunochromatographic Strip Assay

Reporting Name

T. cruzi IgG, LFA, S

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Frozen 14 days

Reference Values

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see CHAG / Trypanosoma cruzi IgG Antibody ELISA, Serum.

 

Negative

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday; 9 a.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved or is exempt by the U.S. 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

86753

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
RCHAG T. cruzi IgG, LFA, S 87994-0

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
65945 T. cruzi IgG, LFA, S 87994-0

NY State Approved

Yes

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.2 mL