Test Name: TOXOPLASMA PANEL REFERENCE TEST
EPIC Search Term: LABTOXPNL
Panel Composition: Panel includes testing for:
IgG (dye test)
IgM Elisa
IgA Elisa
IgE Elisa

If patient is less than 6 months test should be ordered as a TOXPCR.
Preferred Container: 1 x 6 ml Red No Additive Tube
Sample Type: Blood
Draw Volume: 6ml
Minimum Volume: 4ml
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
Ames Bldg
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Lab Section: Referred Testing