Days Set Up
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Analytic Time

2 - 4 days

MiChart Code
Brucella Ab
Soft Order Code

Update Type: Replacement Test

Test Updated: 06/17/2020


Brucella abortus
Brucella melitensis
Brucella suis
Brucella Ab Scr Bacterial Aggl
Febrile Antibodies Panel replacement (Brucella)
Febrile Agglutinins
Brucella Ab, IgG and IgM,Serum
Brucella Ab IgG
Brucella Ab IgM
Brucella Interpretation

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Test Overview

Test Methodology


Test Usage

Support the clinical diagnosis of brucellosis. This test detects antibodies to Brucella species that commonly cause human disease: B. suis, B. melitensis, and B. abortus.

Reference Range

Negative (reported as positive, negative, or equivocal).

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
86622 x2
Pro Fee Code
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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.