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Test Code WNGC West Nile Virus Antibody, IgG, Spinal Fluid

Reporting Name

West Nile Virus Ab, IgG, CSF

Useful For

Only orderable as part of a profile. See WNC / West Nile Virus Antibody, IgG and IgM, Spinal Fluid.

 

Aids in diagnosis of central nervous system infection with West Nile virus

Specimen Type

CSF


Specimen Required


Only orderable as part of a profile. See WNC / West Nile Virus Antibody, IgG and IgM, Spinal Fluid.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.8 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
CSF Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  30 days

Reject Due To

Gross hemolysis Reject

Reference Values

Only orderable as part of a profile. See WNC / West Nile Virus Antibody, IgG and IgM, Spinal Fluid.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 9 a.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been modified from the manufacturer's instructions. Its performance characteristics were determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

86789

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
WNGC West Nile Virus Ab, IgG, CSF 41236-1

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
WNGC West Nile Virus Ab, IgG, CSF 41236-1

Method Name

Only orderable as part of a profile. See WNC / West Nile Virus Antibody, IgG and IgM, Spinal Fluid.