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aspergillus ag (galactomannan)
Synonyms: Aspergillus Galactomannan Antigen; Invasive Aspergillosis; Platelia Aspergillus Ag 
Computer Code: (MASGA)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (gold top tube).
Must have it's own collection tube. No sharing of sample permitted.
Red top acceptable, unspun and unopened. 
Minimum Volume: 3 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, maintain spun tube UNOPENED, refrigerate. Min 1.0 mL serum. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency:
Routine TAT: 10 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 87305 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/26/2016
Time: 06:47:40 (24hr)