Toxoplasma IgM (EIA)

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8-12 Hours Mon, Wed, Fri

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Toxoplasma IgM (EIA)
Alternate Name(s)
  • Platelia TOXO IgM
  • Toxo IgM
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Qualitative enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for detection of IgM antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

PLATELIA TOXO IGM

3820

Method Description
  • EIA
FDA Cleared / Approved
N/A
CPT Code(s)
  • 86778
STAT Allowed
Yes
Download(s)
Draw Status

Living

Pre-Mortem

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Serum: 50 uL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Serum: 100 uL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Serum - Red/Gray (Tiger) Top Tube
  • Serum - Gold Top Tube
Preferred
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
Sample Handling
Centrifuge and separate serum from cells and transfer to plastic vials; do not freeze whole blood.
Sample Stability
  • Frozen at -20°C - 3 months
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 5 days
Transport
  • Frozen at -20°C - Greater than 5 Days
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C – Up to 5 Days
Notes
Do not repeatedly freeze/thaw. |Hemolyzed samples may not be used.