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Alias Names: ABPA Profile / Allergen / Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Methodology: Weekly
Edit Date: 11/8/2010
Performed: Monday-Friday
Released: 14 days after setup at PeaceHealth Laboratories’ reference lab
CPT Code: 82785-90 / 86003-90 / 86331-90 x12 / 86001-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: One 7.5 mL serum separator tube (SST).
Handling: Allow to clot, centrifuge and separate serum from cells and pour into a plastic vial.
Standard Volume: 5 mL serum.
Minimum Volume: 3 mL serum.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Comments: This profile combines four of the seven criteria for the diagnosis of ABPA. Tests include Total serum IgE, Aspergillus specific IgE, Total Aspergillus Antibody along with a panel of precipitins against twelve Aspergillus Antigens.
This test may require insurance company prior authorization before ordering.
Please check the prior authorization list
Failure to gain preauthorization may result in denial of coverage.

Reference Range
0-50 0 Negative
51-100 1+ Borderline
101-150 2+ Low Positive
151-200 3+ Positive
>200 Strong Positive

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