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9432: Toxoplasma Antibody (IgG) Print View
Toxoplasma gondii IgG Abs IA  < .91   

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.1) mL   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Toxoplasmosis is caused by infection by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Approximately 23% of the population carry the parasite but remain healthy while not immunocompromised. Transmission from a pregnant woman to her fetus can cause serious disease. A high Antibody IgG and Antibody IgM together support infection within the previous three months. A high Antibody IgG with a low-to-medium Antibody IgM together support infection within three to six months.

Reject Criteria: Gross hemolysis; lipemia; plasma; cord blood

Transport Temperature: Room temperature
Setup Schedule
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86777

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