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Test Code RPR12 Respiratory Profile, Region 12, Arid Southwest (Southern AZ Desert, Southern CA Desert), Serum

Useful For

Assessing sensitization to various inhalant allergens commonly found in the Arid Southwest region including the southern Arizona desert and the southern California desert

 

Defining the allergen responsible for eliciting signs and symptoms

 

Identifying allergens:

-Responsible for allergic disease and/or anaphylactic episode

-To confirm sensitization prior to beginning immunotherapy

-To investigate the specificity of allergic reactions to insect venom allergens, drugs, or chemical allergens

Profile Information

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
IGE Immunoglobulin E (IgE), S Yes Yes
DP House Dust Mites/D.P., IgE Yes Yes
DF House Dust Mites/D.F., IgE Yes Yes
CAT Cat Epithelium, IgE Yes Yes
DOGD Dog Dander, IgE Yes Yes
BERG Bermuda Grass, IgE Yes Yes
RYEG Rye Grass, IgE Yes Yes
JOHN Johnson Grass, IgE Yes Yes
COCR Cockroach, IgE Yes Yes
PENL Penicillium, IgE Yes Yes
CLAD Cladosporium, IgE Yes Yes
ASP Aspergillus Fumigatus, IgE Yes Yes
ALTN Alternaria Tenuis, IgE Yes Yes
OLIV Olive-Tree, IgE Yes Yes
CED Mountain Cedar, IgE Yes Yes
OAK Oak, IgE Yes Yes
ELM Elm, IgE Yes Yes
CTWD Cottonwood, IgE Yes Yes
ACAC Acacia, IgE Yes Yes
SRW Short Ragweed, IgE Yes Yes
MUG Mugwort, IgE Yes Yes
RRRP Rough Pigweed, IgE Yes Yes
RUSS Russian Thistle, IgE Yes Yes

Reporting Name

Resp Profile, Reg 12, Arid SW

Specimen Type

Serum


Advisory Information


For a listing of allergens available for testing, see Allergens - Immunoglobulin E (IgE) Antibodies in Special Instructions



Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Red top

Acceptable: Serum gel

Specimen Volume: 1.7 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

1.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  90 days

Reference Values

Specific IgE:

Class

IgE kU/L

Interpretation

0

<0.35

Negative

1

0.35-0.69

Equivocal

2

0.70-3.49

Positive

3

3.50-17.4

Positive

4

17.5-49.9

Strongly positive

5

50.0-99.9

Strongly positive

6

≥100

Strongly positive

Reference values apply to all ages.

 

Total IgE:

Results Reported in kU/L

Age

Reference interval

0-5 months

≤13

6-11 months

≤34

1 and 2 years

≤97

3 years

≤199

4-6 years

≤307

7 and 8 years

≤403

9-12 years

≤696

13-15 years

≤629

16 and 17 years

≤537

18 years and older

≤214

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.-8 p.m.

Saturday; 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information

82785-IgE

86003 x 22-Each individual allergen

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
RPR12 Resp Profile, Reg 12, Arid SW 51991-8

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
ACAC Acacia, IgE 6015-2
ALTN Alternaria Tenuis, IgE 6020-2
ASP Aspergillus Fumigatus, IgE 6025-1
BERG Bermuda Grass, IgE 6041-8
CAT Cat Epithelium, IgE 6833-8
CED Mountain Cedar, IgE 6178-8
CLAD Cladosporium, IgE 53760-5
COCR Cockroach, IgE 30170-5
CTWD Cottonwood, IgE 6090-5
DF House Dust Mites/D.F., IgE 6095-4
DOGD Dog Dander, IgE 6098-8
DP House Dust Mites/D.P., IgE 6096-2
ELM Elm, IgE 6109-3
IGE Immunoglobulin E (IgE), S 19113-0
JOHN Johnson Grass, IgE 6152-3
MUG Mugwort, IgE 6183-8
OAK Oak, IgE 6189-5
OLIV Olive-Tree, IgE 6192-9
PENL Penicillium, IgE 6212-5
RRRP Rough Pigweed, IgE 6233-1
RUSS Russian Thistle, IgE 6234-9
RYEG Rye Grass, IgE 7369-2
SRW Short Ragweed, IgE 6085-5

Method Name

Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved or is exempt by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.