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Test Code RBPG Rubella Antibodies, IgG, Serum

Reporting Name

Rubella Ab, IgG, S

Useful For

Determination of immune status to the rubella virus

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days

Reference Values

Vaccinated: positive (≥1.0 AI)

Unvaccinated: negative (≤0.7 AI)

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m.

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved or is exempt by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86762

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
RBPG Rubella Ab, IgG, S 5334-8

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
RBG Rubella Ab, IgG, S 40667-8
DEXG2 Rubella IgG Antibody Index 52986-7

Reject Due To

Gross hemolysis Reject
Gross lipemia Reject
Gross icterus Reject
Heat-inactivated specimen Reject

Method Name

Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request (T244) with the specimen.