Name: Rabies Ab, RFFIT
Test Name: Rabies Ab, RFFIT
Health Link Test Code: HCRABIES
LIS Test Code: RABIES
CPT Code(s): 86382
Methodology: Rapid Fluorescent Focus Inhibition Test (RFFIT)
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
In-Lab Turnaround Time: Up to 28 days.
Collection Container: Red top
Also Acceptable: Red cap with yellow ring (SST)
Collection Volume: 4 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 1.5 mL
Sample Analyzed: Serum
Testing Volume: 2 mL
Pediatric Testing Volume: 0.5 mL
Transport specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory. Transport with coolant pack if coming from clinic location.
Plasma, gross hemolysis, and gross lipemia are unacceptable.
Report provides interpretation.