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36970: Quantiferon(r)-tb Gold Plus, 1 Tube Print View
QuantiFERON-TB Plus,1T IA  Negative   
NIL IA    IU/mL 
Mitogen-NIL IA    IU/mL 
TB1-NIL IA    IU/mL 
TB2-NIL IA    IU/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Whole Bld Heparin Lithium 6 (5) mL   Refrigerated - 48 Hour(s)  
ALTERNATE

QuantiFERON(R)-TB Gold Plus is an indirect test for M. tuberculosis infection (including disease) and is intended for use in conjunction with risk assessment, radiography and other medical and diagnostic evaluations.

Collect 6 mL of blood venipuncture into a lithium heparin tube. Hold
tube at room temperature (17-25 deg C) between 15 minutes and 3 hours
after blood collection.
Refrigerate at 2-8 deg C.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86480

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Methodology: Immunoassay
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Reject Criteria: Sodium heparin (green-top) tubes; QuantiFeron(R)-TB Gold Plus 4 tube collection kit; specimens that have been incubated






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