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Immunofixation Electrophoresis Gel, Serum

Mnemonic:    [IFE GEL]
Name:    Immunofixation Electrophoresis Gel, Serum
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube. Plasma is unacceptable.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 mL
Neonatal Spec:    0.15 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 7 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 2012572
  Method:    Immunofixation Electrophoresis
Note:    This is a qualitiative interpretation of an IFE only. It does not include quantitative proteins.