Trypanosoma cruzi Confirmation

Also Known as (Alias) Anti-Trypanosoma cruzi
Chagas
Indications Confirmatory testing of samples found to be reactive by the Trypanosoma cruzi screening assay.
Method Ortho T. cruzi ELISA Test System (Whole Cell Lysate Antigen)
Test Information Assay is an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the qualitative detection of antibodies to Trypanosoma cruzi in human serum and plasma.
Additional Test Information This is a referral test.
Sample Requirements Living donor:  Serum or Plasma (EDTA, litium heparin, 4% citrate, ACD, CPD, CP2D, CPDA-1)
Cadaveric Donor: Serum or Plasma (EDTA)
Requested Volume 6 mL
Minimum Volume or Pediatric volume 1 mL
Shipping Information Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for up to 10 days; samples may be frozen at -20 °C or lower.
Requisition Form Donor Testing RFT
Transaction Code 3071-02
CPT Codes 86753
Test Schedule Referral Laboratory
Turn around Time (analytic time) Varied, dependent on Referral Laboratory schedule
Report/ Results Reactive or Nonreactive