E histolytica Antibody 
Mnemonic E HISTO AB
CPT 86753
Test Code 3505685
Synonyms Amebiasis Antibody, Amoeba Antibody, Entamoeba histolytica, Amebic Antibodies, Amebiasis Antibodies
Test Includes  
Specimen Serum
Volume 0.5 mL
Container SST or Red Top Tube
Special Instructions  
Specimen Prep Centrifuge* For Red Top only, transfer serum to Plastic Transport Tube.
Storage Refrigerate
Transport Temp Room Temperature
Stability Rm Temp 48 hours
Stability Refrig 14 days
Stability Frozen 6 months
Methodology Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Rejection Criteria   
Reference Value Negative 
Performed/TAT Three times per week   Reported in 3-5 days    
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