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Test Code CVGSP SARS Cov 2 Antibody IgG 

Important Note

The questions under Additional Information in the Specimen Required field are required.

Additional Codes

Epic: LAB16100

Testing Algorithm

Includes Covid IgG Spike andCovid IgG Nucleocapsid Antibodies. If the IgG results do not match, a rapid Covid IgG is performed as a referee.  A pathologist review is performed as needed for unususal result combinations.

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Serum

Collection Container/Type

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Additional Information:  The following information is required:

  • Has the patient received a Covid vaccine?
  • Vaccine manufacture.
  • How many doses of vaccine?
  • Month and year of last vaccine.
  • Has the patient had a Covid PCR test recently?
  • If yes to PCR, what was the result?

Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 48 hours

Refrigerated: 7 days

Frozen: Undefined

Reference Range

Covid IgG Spike- <13.0= Antibodies not detected
Covid IgG Nucleocapsid= Negative, Antibodies not detected.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Daily

Report Available

Next day

Method Name

Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Performing Laboratory

Inova Laboratories
2832 Juniper Street
Fairfax, VA 22031

Includes

  • Covid IgG Spike (Interpretation and Index)
  • Covid IgG Nucleocapsid

Aliases

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)

Coronavirus

Coronavirus Ab

Coronavirus antibody

COVID-19

COVID-19 Ab

COVID-19 antibody

SARS CoV-2

SARS CoV-2 Ab

SARS CoV-2 antibody