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Allergen to Latex

Alternative Names:Latex allergen
IgE Latex
Latex IgE
Laboratory:Immunology
Test Code:027
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Registration Instructions:

Only 4 allergens/mixes can be requested at any one time. For requests of more than 4 allergens, patients will be billed for the excess number.

Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SSTSST
Adults Volume or Mass:6.5 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:2 mL
Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Store at 4'C
Assay Frequency:Weekly
External Laboratory:The Alfred Pathology Service (APS)
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at 4'C with Ice Pack