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Test Code LEIS Leishmaniasis (Visceral) Antibody, Serum

Reporting Name

Leishmaniasis (Visceral) Ab, S

Useful For

Aiding in the diagnosis of active visceral leishmaniasis

 

This test should not be used as the sole criteria for diagnosis

Method Name

Immunochromatographic Strip Assay

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.2 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.1 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days

Reject Due To

Gross hemolysis Reject
Gross lipemia Reject

Reference Values

Negative

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 9 a.m.

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved or is exempt by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86717

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
LEIS Leishmaniasis (Visceral) Ab, S 7958-2

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
86219 Leishmaniasis (Visceral) Ab, S 7958-2

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request (T244) with the specimen.