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Test Name: Quantiferon- TB Gold

Test Code(s): QUGOLD / GM8455

Test Description: Link: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0051729.jsp

Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory.


Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions: Before drawing blood, contact UWHC Client Services at
(608)263-7060 for Quantiferon TB Gold Collection Kit. Follow collection instructions included with the kit.  Transport tubes immediately to UWHC Core Laboratory (B4/220) for processing.


Interpretation

QFT
tuberculosis
Interferon-Gamma Release Assay
Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI)

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