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Epic Test Name ST LOUIS ENCEPH & W NILE IGG & IGM SERUM
Components St. Louis Encephalitis IgG & IgM, West Nile IgG & IgM
Synonyms SLE IgG, SLE IgM, W Nile IgG, & W Nile IgM
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Serum separator or plain red collection tube
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling Transport serum refrigerated
Rejection Criteria
Methodology
Reference Range
CPT Code(s) 86653, 86653, 86789, 86788
Department Referrals
Contact Information
Turn Around Time1 - 4 days
Performed Monday - Friday
Performed by Mayo Medical Laboratories
Link http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/84186
Notes St. Louis Enceph is down down due to nationwide reagent shortage. No estimated date as to when reagent will be available.; BUT West Nile Virus testing
Updated/Reviewed 11/12/2015


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