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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeDIP
Method

ELISA

External Price$98.10(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

2 samples, 2nd taken 3-4 weeks post vaccination

Patient Specimen5 mL clotted blood (Red)
Paediatric Specimen0.5 mL clotted blood (Red)
Sample Delivery to LabRoom temperature
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions200 uL serum - minimum 1 mL serum - required Store in fridge
Aliquot Transport to CHLRoom temperature
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Immunology
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 364 0414 | x80414
Test AvailabilityBatched at least monthly
Turnaround Time4 weeks
Reference Interval

Pre vacc (>10 yrs since last vacc) 0.030 - 0.305 IU/mL.
Post vacc 0.163 - 6.460 IU/mL.
Vaccination Response Index (VRI) 2.5 - 90.

Interpretation

Diphtheria antibodies - Pre and Post Vaccination

Used to evaluate immunodeficient patients. Pre and Post vaccination levels are measured giving an indication of the patients ability to mount an appropriate immune response to this protein antigen.

 

Delphic Number Test Number7026

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