Test directory: Rickettsia(Typh.) Ab,Rflx to Titers

Ordering Code 4275
Test Name Rickettsia(Typh.) Ab,Rflx to Titers
Alias Rickettsia typhi Ab
Endemic Typhus Ab
Murine Typhus Ab
Rickettsia prowazeki Ab
Rickettsia(Typhus Fever) IgG, IgM
Preferred Specimen Serum
Preferred Container SST (Gold)
Other Specimen/Container Serum in Plain (Red)
Optimum Volume 1 mL
Transport Requirements Oahu: Ambient
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen Stability Ambient: 1 Week
Refrigerated: 2 Weeks
Frozen: 1 Month
Rejection Criteria Grossly hemolyzed, Gross lipemia
Avail. Stat NO
Analytic Time Up to 4 Days
Methodology Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)
Reference Lab  Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease

Reference range(s)

Component Age Male Norm Male Critical Low Male Critical High Female Norm Female Critical High Female Critical Low Units Add'l info
Typhus Fever Group IgG ALL See report.
Typhus Fever Group IgM ALL See report.