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Test Code TIGE Immunoglobulin E (IgE), Total, Serum

Additional Codes

Epic Test ID

LAB74

Performing Laboratory

Bronson Laboratory Services-Chemistry

Reference Values

Results Reported
in kU/L
Age Mean   +1SD  +2SD
0-6 weeks 0.6   2.3   8.8  
7 weeks-3 months 1.0   4.1   17.0  
4-6 months 1.8   7.3   30.0  
7-9 months 2.6   10.0   39.0  
10-23 months 3.2   13.0   53.0  
2 years 5.7   23.0   93.0  
3 years 8.0   32.0   128.0  
4 years 10.0   40.0   160.0  
5 years 12.0   48.0   192.0  
6 years 14.0   56.0   224.0  
7 years 16.0   63.0   248.0  
8 years 18.0   71.0   280.0  
9 years 20.0   78.0   304.0  
10 years 22.0   85.0   328.0  
Adults 3.2   41.0  127.0

After peak at the age of 10 years, serum total IgE levels decline to adult values.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Methodology

ImmunoCAP by Phadia Diagnostics

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: Gold top serum gel-Plain,
red-top tube is also acceptable.

Specimen Volume: 5 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL

Specimen Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Friday

Specimen must be in laboratory by 8 AM.

Test Classification and CPT Coding

82785