Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Serology

Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Serology is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Farmer’s lung disease serology, extrinsic allergic alveolitis.

Common Use:
To assist in identification of pneumonia related to inhaled allergens containing Aspergillus or actinomycetes (dust, mold, or chronic exposure to moist organic materials).

Specimen:
Serum collected in a red-top tube. Place separated serum into a standard transport tube within 2 hr of collection.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Immunodiffusion) Negative.

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