Department: 
Microbiology
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Pseudonyms: 
Test Code: 
LEPS
Availability: 
On request
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Monash University
Reference Range: 
Notes: 
Blood should be taken as soon as possible in the illness. Collect a 2nd sample 5-7 days later if clinically indicated and repeat at similar intervals if necessary.