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varicella zoster antibody igm
Synonyms: Chicken Pox; VZM 
Computer Code: (VZME)
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (red or gold top tube).
Pediatrics: 0.5 mL blood (red microtainer). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate. Serum must be removed from red top tube. 
Reference Values: See Addendum XIV See Addendum XIV  
Lab Code: SI 
Requisition: HEP/ VIRUS
Test Frequency: Weekly 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 86787 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 19
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 09/21/2014
Time: 20:14:18 (24hr)