Treponema pallidum Antibody
|Also Known as (Alias)||Syphilis IgG
|Indications||Confirmatory testing of cadaveric samples found to be reactive by an STS screening assay.|
|Method||Trinity Biotech CAPTIA Syphilis (T. pallidum)-G|
|Test Information||Assay is an enzyme immunoassay for the qualitative detection of IgG antibodies to T. pallidum in serum specimens.|
|Sample Requirements||Serum or Plasma (EDTA, citrate based anticoagulants). Plasma is acceptable for screening tests, only.|
|Requested Volume||6 mL|
|Minimum Volume or Pediatric volume||0.5 mL|
|Shipping Information||Serum: Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 5 days; after 5 days, serum should be removed from the red cells and frozen at -20 °C or lower.
Plasma: Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 48 hours.
|Requisition Form||Transplant Infectious Disease Testing Request (Contact the Donor Testing Laboratory @425-656-7907)|
|Test Schedule||As needed|
|Turn around Time (analytic time)||500 PM Next Day for Cadaveric|
|Report/ Results||Reactive, Nonreactive, or Equivocal|