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Immunoglobulin G

Alias: IgG

Discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Test information: Provides most of the immunoglobin-based immunity against foreign molecules but has a slower effect than IgM

Specimen Type(s)
  • Blood;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
N/A
Specimen Container - Adult
  • Gold Top SST BD;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • Clear - Plain;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
No
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
4ml
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
N/A
Maximum add on time
5 days
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
RR for Male and Female
less than 15dys - 3.20-14.00 g/L
15day to less than 1yr - 1.10-7.00 g/L
1yr to less than 4yrs - 3.20-11.50 g/L
4yrs to less than 10yrs - 5.40-13.60 g/L
10yrs to less than 19yr - 6.60-15.30 g/L
RR for Female - 19-80yrs (Winpath upper limit is 120yrs) - 5.52 - 16.31 g/L
RR for Male - 19-80yrs (Winpath upper limit is 120yrs) - 5.40 - 18.22 g/L
UKAS number
8869
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
N/A

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Last updated: 03-05-2024