Test directory: Venom 1

Ordering Code1VNM
Test NameVenom 1
Preferred SpecimenSerum
Preferred ContainerSST (Gold)
Other Specimen/ContainerPlasma in Lithium Heparin (Green), Serum in Plain (Red)
Optimum Volume1 mL
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 8 Hours
Refrigerated: 5 Days
Frozen: 3 Months
Frozen samples should be thawed only once. DO NOT use frost- free freezers.
Rejection CriteriaSpecimen older than stability limits, Grossly hemolyzed,
Insufficient quantity
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 3 Days
MethodologyFluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Specific IgE VenomALL

Reference ...

Reference Range: < 0.35 kU/L (Negative)
                 (conversion factor: 1 kU/L = 2.42 ng/mL)
See report.