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37579: Dengue Fever Antibody (IgG) Print View
Dengue Fever Ab (IgG) IA     

PRIMARY
1 Serum 0.5 (0.1) mL   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever result from infection by any of four serotypes of dengue viruses. Transmission occurs through the bite of infected Aedes mosquitos. In most patients, Dengue Virus antibodies are detectable after the sixth day following the onset of symptoms. Strong crossreactivity is seen with other group B arboviruses (flavivirus), including St. Louis encephalitis, Japanese B encephalitis, Rio Bravo, Powassan, and Yellow Fever viruses.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86790

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
**This test is not available for New York patient testing**

Reject Criteria: Hemolysis, icteric, lipemia

Transport Temperature: Room Temperature

Methodology: Immunoassay






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