Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Overnight fasting is preferred.
Stability (Room): 2 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 3 months
Comment: Also see ALLERGY & HISTAMINE tests.
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 10 – 15 days
Usage: Testing for IgE antibodies is useful to establish the diagnosis of an allergic disease and to define the allergens responsible for eliciting signs and symptoms
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Overnight fasting is preferred.