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  Helicobacter Pylori Antibody-ELISA Specimen Type:
  also known as H.Pylori Ab

Blood


MICROBIOLOGY

Specimen requirements: 7 mL SST
  or:Red Corvac
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 1.0 mL Serum (1-7 mL Red Top is sufficient for 4 serologies)
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 mL serum
Method of collection: Peripheral blood draw.
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: Specimen must be labeled with patient name and Medical Record number.
Request test on form: Multi Labs/Micro/Viro/Serology ( 151-905 )
Order/entry screen(s): Serology
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Friday
Must be in by: 0700 - Friday morning
Routine turn around time: 7 days
For Hillcrest deliver to: Microbiology : Room 2-109
For Thornton deliver to: Microbiology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Enzyme Immunoassay
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
SOFTLAB abbreviation: HPYLO
Secondary code: 5131
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A