SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Combo

Test Name SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Combo
Test Code 794
CPT Code(s) 86769
Preferred Requirement(s) 1.0 (0.5mL) – Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Unacceptable Specimens Heat inactivated specimens, grossly hemolyzed specimens. Specimens with obvious microbial contamination. Pooled samples.
Preferred Transport Temperature Refrigerated: 1 Week
Alternate Transport Temperature Ambient: 2 Days
Frozen: 1 Month
Special Instructions Important Notes:
– Antibody sensitivity increases to a maximum 14 days after exposure or symptoms.

– For phlebotomy in previously symptomatic patient, please have patient present at least 10 days from symptom onset and at least 3 days beyond end of symptoms for phlebotomy.

– Please instruct all patients ordered for COVID-19 Antibody to wear a facemask for phlebotomy.

Methodology Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay
Days Performed Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat
Additional Information Fact Sheet for Healthcare Providers:
https://www.fda.gov/media/137381/download

Fact Sheet for Patients:
https://www.fda.gov/media/137382/download

Back to Top