Specimen Requirements

Title

HISTOPLASMA ANTIBODIES (COMPLEMENT FIXATION)

Specimen Requirement

Components: Histoplasma Mycelial Abs and Histoplasma Yeast Abs

Draw blood in a SST/1.0mL.

Methodology

Stability

Room Temp: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 2 months

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

3-5 days Performed Sun-Sat

Clinical Use

Aid in diagnosis and prognosis of histoplasmosis.

Test Code

HPABW