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Venom Honey Bee IgG

Test Code: 402901P
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Clinical Utility

Venom-specific IgG tests may be useful for monitoring the progress of venom immunotherapy.

Procedure

The test method used is the Phadia ImmunoCAP IgG assay which has been recalibrated to correlate with the venom IgG assay in Golden et al (JACI 1992;90:386-393).This test has not been cleared or approved for diagnostic use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

2-3 business days from receipt of specimen

Specimen Type Order Code CPT Code NY Approved Volume Assay Range Special Instructions
serum 402901P 86001 Yes 0.5 mL (min. 150 uL) See Limit of Quantitation Guide
  • Collect 0.5 mL, ambient, frozen, or refrigerated, so speical shipping requirements.

Specimens are approved for testing in New York only when indicated in the Specimen Information field above.

The CPT codes provided are based on Viracor Eurofins' interpretation of the American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes and are provided for general informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Questions regarding coding should be addressed to your local Medicare carrier. Viracor Eurofins assumes no responsibility for billing errors due to reliance on the CPT codes illustrated in this material.

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