Home


SPNEU / PN23-M
STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE IGG AB, 23 SEROTYPES, SERUM

Test Code SPNEU / PN23-M 
Test STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE IgG AB, 23 SEROTYPES, SERUM 
Methodology Microsphere Photometry 
Description Useful for assessing the response to active immunization with non conjugated, 23-valent vaccines.
Also useful in determining the ability of an individual to respond
to polysaccharide antigen(s). 
Specimen Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube or serum gel tube. Spin down and send 0.5mL (minimum 0.2mL) of serum refrigerated. 
Reference Values Serotype…………...Normal Value
1 (1)…………………………> or = 2.3
2 (2)…………………………> or = 1.0
3 (3)…………………………> or = 1.8
4 (4)………………………….> or = 0.6
5 (5)………………………..> or = 10.7
8 (8)…………………………> or = 2.9
9N (9)……………………….> or = 9.2
12F (12)…………………….> or = 0.6
14 (14)……………………...> or = 7.0
17F (17)…………………….> or = 7.8
19F (19)…………………….> or = 15.0
20 (20)……………………...> or = 1.3
22F (22)…………………….> or = 7.2
23F (23)…………………….> or = 8.0
6B (26)……………………...> or = 4.7
10A (34)…………………….> or = 2.9
11A (43)……………………..> or = 2.4
7F (51)……………………….> or = 3.2
15B (54)……………………..> or = 3.3
18C (56)……………………..> or = 3.3
19A (57)…………………….> or = 17.1
9V (68)……………………….> or = 2.6
33F (70)……………………...> or = 1.7 
Analytic Time 3 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 86317 x 23