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FUNGS/FUNGS-M
FUNGITELL

Test Code FUNGS/FUNGS-M 
Test FUNGITELL 
Methodology LIMULUS AMEBOCYTE LYSATE (LAL) PATHWAY 
Description Useful for:

The Fungitell -D Glucan assay is indicated for the presumptive diagnosis of invasive fungal disease through detection of elevated levels of (1,3)- -D-glucan in serum. 

Specimen 3-5 mLs blood in a serum separator gel tube (SST). Centrifuge specimen within 2 hours. Ship serum gel tube frozen. 
Reference Values Less than 60 pg/mL 
Analytic Time 5-8 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Saturday 
CPT Code(s) 87449