Immunofluorescence: Indirect, Blood

CPT Code(s):

88347

Methodology:

Indirect immunofluorescence

Performed:

Monday - Friday

Reported:

5 - 7 days

Use:

This test is used to identify specific antigens or antibodies.

Specimen Requirements:

  • Blood: One 5 mL plain red-top tube
  • Serum: Serum separator tube and 2 mL of serum at 20° - 25° C. (Minimum: 0.5 mL)

To obtain an immunofluorescence kit and detailed collection instructions, contact UF Health Pathology Laboratories' Client Services Department at 888.375.LABS (5227).

Stability (collection to initiation of testing):
  • Ambient: 4 days
  • Refrigerated: 3 months
  • Frozen: Indefinitely

Collection Procedure:

-

Reference Values:

-

Interpretation Data:

-

Notes:

UFHPL Test #: 93160

Reported Notes:

-

Result:

Interpretive report