Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Allergen, Mugwort

CMH Lab Section
Immunology

Specimen Requirements
1 mL of blood in red top w/ yellow ring gel tube

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
24-72 hours
Batched testing run daily Monday-Friday
Specimens must be in the lab by 04:00 AM to be included in that day's run

Methodology
ImmunoCAP

Ranges
Class 6 is ≥ 100 kU/L
Class 5 is ≥ 50 kU/L but < 100 kU/L
Class 4 is ≥ 17.5 kU/L but < 50 kU/L
Class 3 is ≥ 3.5 kU/L but < 17.5 kU/L
Class 2 is ≥ 0.7 kU/L but < 3.5 kU/L
Class 1 is ≥ 0.35 kU/L but < 0.7 kU/L
Class 0 is < 0.35 or absent or undetected

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