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Lyme Disease Abs (Borrelia burgdorferi IgG,IgM) Western Blot

Order Name LYME BLOT
Test Number: 5586925
Revision Date 05/16/2022
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
B.Burgdorferi Antibody, IgG
Western Blot 6320-6 
B.Burgdorferi Antibody, IgM
Western Blot 6321-4 
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 1 mL (0.15mL) Serum Clot Activator SST Frozen
Instructions Specimen Preparation: Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Unacceptable Conditions: CSF or plasma. Contaminated, heat-inactivated, severely hemolyzed, or severely lipemic and severely icteric specimens.
Stability After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles).
Testing Schedule Sun-Sat  
Expected TAT 2-3 Days  
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 50254
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 86617x2
Lab Section Reference Lab