Test Code #
CPT Code(s) #
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Profile 1 - Pemphigus
If Profile, Includes Tests:
Pemphigus, Paraneoplastic Pemphigus
Type of Study:
Indirect Immunofluorescence and ELISA
Primate Esophagus/ELISA plate
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Assay performed daily Monday-Friday. Report availability is within 48 hours from the time of specimen receipt
Collect 5-10 ml of blood in a red top or serum separator tube. If possible, separate serum from clot and place into red capped tube provided with Beutner Laboratories collection kits. If separation facilities are not available, the blood can be sent in the tube used for collection.
Stable at ambient temperature during shipment. If sample is stored prior to shipment, it is stable refrigerated (2-8ºC) up to five days and frozen (-20ºC or lower) up to one year.