Rubella Screen IgG (German Measles)
Laboratory Fee Schedule
|Rubella IgG Immunoassay (BioPlex)
|The BioPlex is a multiplex system using Enzyme Immunoassays (EIA) to detect the presence of antibodies associated with infection or disease to T. gondii, Rubella and CMV
|Supplemental Information Required
|Performed on Specimens from (sources)
|Sample/Specimen Type for Testing
|Minimum Volume/Size Required
|Storage/Preservation Prior to Shipping
|Serum should be kept at 2°C to 8°C for up to 7 days or at -20°C or colder for long term storage
|Shipping and Specimen Handling Requirements
|Multiplex Flow Immunoassay
|4 working days
|Contaminated, icteric, lipemic, hemolyzed or heat inactivated sera may cause erroneous results and should be avoided.
|Common Causes for Rejection
The Rubella IgG should be considered in conjunction with other laboratory test results as well as the clinical presentation of the patient. Only a physician should interpret the results.