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Aspergillus IgG Antibody

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Aspergillus IgG Antibody
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Reference Range:

0 - 40 mgA/L
For cystic fibrosis the reference range is not clearly established and patients should be assessed on an individual basis.

Turnaround Time:

6 working days

Comments:

Internal Test Code:- ASP

Description:

Indication:Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) and Aspergilloma.

Background: ABPA: may present with fever, cough and worsening asthma. Aspergilloma: may form in cavities of bronchiectatic lungs.
Specific IgE testing for Aspergillus may also be helpful.

Method: Fluoresence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)

Repeat Frequency: As clinically indicated.

Preparation:

None

Vessels and Containers:

Serum gold-top

Sample Requirements:

500µl serum

Interference:

None

How result is reported:

Numeric in mgA/L

Important Information:

Entry Last Modified 22/05/2019

Alias:

Aspergillus Precipitins

Transportation and Handling:

At room temperature

Special Precautions:

None

Time limits for requesting additional examinations:

Sample available in this laboratory for approximately 2 weeks. Test can only be added to samples already received by Immunology