Anti SARS-CoV-2 Total (IgG, IgM, IgE) CPT: 86328
Expected Turnaround Time
Within 1-3 day(s)
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
1. Centrifuge blood collection tube per collection tube manufacturer’s instructions (eg, centrifuge and aliquot within 2 hours of collection for BD Vacutainer tubes).
2. Aliquot serum into plastic vial.
Maintain specimen at room temperature.
|Room Temperature||24 hours|
Antibody (serology) test: To detect antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 that indicate you have been infected with the virus; to help track the pandemic.
Antibody test: When you previously had or suspected you had COVID-19 and your healthcare provider wants to determine if you have antibodies to the virus.
Antibody test: A blood sample is drawn from a vein or is collected from a fingerstick.