Days Set Up
Tuesday
Analytic Time

3 - 20 days

Soft Order Code
MMLR

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Pseudotuberculosis Antibody
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis Antibody
Pasteurella enterocolitica Antibody

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Qualitative Immunoblot

Test Usage

Immunoblot can be used as an adjunct tool in the diagnosis of Yersinia enterocolitica infection. The presence of IgA and IgG antibodies to Y. enterocolitica Yop proteins can also aid in the diagnosis of post-infectious autoimmune disorders associated with Y. enterocolitica (eg, reactive arthritis, erythema nodosum, Graves Disease, and Hashimoto thyroiditis).

Reference Range

Negative

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

Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial, and refrigerate. Must be aliquotted within 2 hours of collection.

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

Billing Information

CPT Code
86793 x3
Pro Fee Code
 
Insurance Auth Info
 
LOINC
 

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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.