Measles IgG (Rubeola)


Measles IgG (Rubeola)

Laboratory Fee Schedule

Procedure #:  MCW0330A

CPT:  86765

Measles IgG (Rubeola)
 Synonym(s):  The Zeus ELISA for Detection of IgG Antibodies to Measles (Rubeola) in Human Sera
 Requisition Form G2A
 Test Description An Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) to detect IgG antibodies to Measles (Rubeola) in human sera
 Pre-Approval Needed N/A
 Supplemental Information Required N/A
 Supplemental Form(s) N/A
 Performed on Specimens from (sources) Human
 Sample/Specimen Type for Testing Serum
 Minimum Volume/Size Required 200 uL
 Storage/Preservation Prior to Shipping Store sample at room temperature for no longer than 8 hours.  Store between 2°C and 8°C for no longer than 48 hours. Store frozen at-20°C or colder if stored longer than 48 hours.
 Transport Medium N/A
 Specimen Labeling 2 specimen identifiers (Patient’s First and Last Name / DOB). Must match information on submission form (G2-A).
 Shipping and Specimen Handling Requirements Handled as infectious agent using universal precautions. Triple contained in accordance with federal shipping regulations for infectious agents. 
Additional forms & resources
 Method ELISA
 Turn-around Time 2 working days
 Interferences/Limitations Material must be viable.   Improper storage or shipping temperatures limit organism recovery
 Common Causes for Rejection Insufficient quantity, unacceptable specimen type or source, improper shipping conditions, expired media or collection container, discrepancies between specimen label and submission form, incomplete or missing submission form
 Additional Information N/A


Last updated April 22, 2022