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ID:211 Functional/vaccine specific antibodies
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DescriptionIgG to Tetanus/Haemophilus (Hib)/Pneumococcal (PNE) polysaccharide antigens.
IndicationMeasurement of specific antibody production (spontaneous and post immunisation) is useful in the assessment of patients with suspected immune deficiency.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

InterpretationHib Ab - Optimal >1.0ug/mL; Suboptimal 0.15-1.0ug/mL; Non-protective <0.1ug/mL PNE Ab - Optimal >30ug/mL; Suboptimal 10.0-30.0ug/mL; Non-protective <10ug/mL Tetanus Ab - Optimal >0.15IU/mL; Suboptimal 0.01-0.15 IU/mL; Non-protective <0.01 IU/ml

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IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT14 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT14 days
Turnround CommentNA
Originally edited by : BD. Last edited on 14/09/2018 14:27:43. Published By AM on 14/09/2017 14:27:43.