Aspergillus IgG (Precipitins)

Test investigation

Aspergillus IgG (Precipitins)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Units

mg/L

Also known as/Frequency of test

Aspergillus fumigatus, Micropolyspora faeini, Avian

Indications

Precipitins are seen in patients with extrinsic allergic alveolitis e.g. Chronic aspergillosis, ABPA, farmer’s lung, bird fanciers lung. Other fungal/organic elements may be involved in the pathology but are not routinely measured, please discuss with the lab.

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

1 week

Reference intervals

0.0 – 35.0 mg/L