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LEGIONELLA ANTIBODY, POLYVALENT

Order Name LS
Athena Orderable:
Legionella Ab Polyvalent-S [amgw]
Revision Date 09/04/2020
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
LEGIONELLA ANTIBODY, POLYVALENT
Indirect Fluorescent Antibody 5236-5 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 1.0 mL Serum Clot Activator SST Refrigerated
Instructions
RML test code: 5564700
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GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule M-F  
Expected TAT 3 days  
Clinical Use Evidence of a recent or current exposure to Legionella pneumonophilia.
A Legionella titer must rise to equal to or greater than 1:128 to be considered significant. 
Test Aliases Legionnaires Disease Antibody
LDB Antibody
Legionella Serology
Legionella Antibody Panel
CPT Code(s) 86713
Lab Section Reference Lab