Specimen Requirements

Title

BORDETELLA PERTUSSIS IGG & IGA ABS

Specimen Requirement

Methodology

Stability

Room Temperature 7 days; Refrigerated 14 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

4-7 days Performed Mon-Fri

Clinical Use

Establish evidence of infection/exposure to Bordetella pertussis, the causative agent of whooping cough.

Test Code

BPW