|Test Name:||TOXOPLASMA PANEL REFERENCE TEST|
|EPIC Search Term:||LABTOXPNL|
|Panel Composition:||Panel includes testing for:|
IgG (dye test)
If patient is less than 6 months test should be ordered as a TOXPCR.
|Preferred Container:||1 x 6 ml Red No Additive Tube|
|Collection Instructions:||Only order this test if the patient is older than 6 months of age.|
Samples must be received by TCH pathology by 1500, Monday - Thursday to ensure same day shipping.
Do not collect on Fridays, weekends and/or holidays to avoid delays in testing.
|Collection Cut-Off Time:||1500, Monday - Thursday|
|Special Collection Instructions:||For patients <1 year or age, maternal serum is encouraged to be submitted. If maternal serum is sent, a misc. test should be entered on the mother's MRN. Charges for testing will apply.|
|Required Forms:||Palo Alto Requisition for patients <1 year old (click here)|
Palo Alto Requisition for patients >1 year old (click here)
|Expected Turn Around Time:||3 Weeks|
|Test Performed By:||Toxoplasma Serology Laboratory, 650-853-4828|
795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
|Lab Section:||Referred Testing|