80280:ALLERGY PROFILE, HYPERSENSITIVITY

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80280:ALLERGY PROFILE, HYPERSENSITIVITY
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