Trypanosoma cruzi Antibody

Profile or Test Panel
Also Known as (Alias) Anti-Trypanosoma cruzi
Chagas
Indications Blood donor testing
Method Abbott PRISM Chagas assay
Test Information Assay is a chemiluminescent immunoassay  for the qualitative detection of antibodies to Trypanosoma cruzi in human serum and plasma.
Sample Requirements Living Donor:  Serum or Plasma (EDTA, potassium oxalate, sodium citrate, ACD-A, ACD-B, CPD, CP2D, CPDA-1). Heparin anticoagulants are not acceptable.
Cadaveric Donor: Serum.  
Requested Volume 6 mL
Minimum Volume or Pediatric volume 0.6 mL
Shipping Information Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for up to 14 days; samples may be frozen at -20 °C or lower.
Requisition Form Donor Testing RFT
Transaction Code 3071-01
CPT Codes 86753
Test Schedule 7 days per week
Turn around Time (analytic time) 1200 PM Next Day; STAT testing available for organ transplantation
Report/ Results Reactive or nonreactive