Pneumo Ab Type 8
Test Code: 65
Cpt Code:86317 (x1)
This assay is only available as part of a panel and cannot be ordered individually.
A common method for evaluating suspected antibody deficiency is to immunize the patient with an appropriately selected vaccine, such as Pneumococcal, and determine vaccine-specific antibody concentrations in a serum sample 4-8 weeks post-immunization compared to a pre-immunization sample.