DIPHTHERIA ANTITOXOID ANTIBODIES

Synonyms: Diphtheria Antibodies; Diphtheria Toxin Antibodies
Computer Code: (RDIP)
Specimen Collection: 4 mL blood (red or gold top tube).
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge, remove serum, refrigerate. Min 0.25 mL serum.
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 7 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 86317
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII