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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

DepartmentClinical Immunology
SampleBlood
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions
Min. Vol5ml
Freq.Weekly

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesRefer to text
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT14 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT14 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : BD. Review due on 14/09/2018 14:27:43. Published By AM on 14/09/2017 14:27:43.