Test Overview
Test Methodology

Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Test Usage

Patients who have abnormal levels of mannose-binding protein may have recurrent significant infections in the absence of abnormalities in the four major arms of the immune system. Abnormal mannose-binding protein concentrations have been found in patients with infectious disorders such as tuberculosis, hepatitis B, and in autoimmune disorders including recurrent spontaneous abortion and systemic lupus erythematosis.

Reference Range *

>50 ng/mL

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

Test Details
Days Set Up
Tuesday
Analytic Time

2 - 10 days

Soft Order Code
AMBL
MiChart Code
AMBL
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
ARUP 0051692
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in an SST, red top, or green top (lithium heparin) tube. Spin and aliquot into a screw capped plastic tube, within 2 hours of collection. Send to Specimen Processing frozen.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum or plasma
Minimum Volume
0.2 mL serum or plasma
Storage Temperature
STRICT FROZEN
Additional Information

Test performed by ARUP Laboratories

Billing
CPT Code
83520
Fee Code
AA586
NY State Approved
No
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