Test Overview
Test Methodology

Immunochromatographic Strip Assay

Test Usage

Diagnosis of active visceral leishmaniasis.

Reference Range *

Negative

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

Test Details
Days Set Up
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Analytic Time

2 - 5 days

Soft Order Code
MMLR
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo LEIS (86219)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

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

Yellow Top Tube
Red Top Tube
Normal Volume
0.2 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.1 mL serum
Storage Temperature
Refrigerated (preferred) or frozen: 14 days.
Additional Information

Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
86717
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