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Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV), IgG Antibody to Early Antigen, Serum

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days

Reference Values

Negative

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Saturday; 9 a.m.

CPT Code Information

86663

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
EBVE EBV EA IgG Ab, S 22295-0

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
EBVE EBV EA IgG Ab, S 22295-0

Analytic Time

Same day/1 day

Specimen Retention Time

2 weeks

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request (T244) with the specimen.