Anti-Streptolysin-O-Titre


Test Information

Test Name

Anti-Streptolysin-O-Titre

Synonyms

ASOT/ASLO; ASO; Strep Serology; Anti-DNaseB; Anti Dnase B; Streptococcal Serology; ASK; Anti Streptokinase; ASO titre

Department

Immunology

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

PLW

Turn Around Time

3 days

Clinical Update

View Clinical Update

Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes


Processing Information

Registration Code

SS

Notes

All infectious serology requests will require accompanying clinical details in order for testing to proceed. Exceptions:

  • Hepatitis Foundation screening protocols
  • Haemodialysis screening protocols
  • Antenatal screens
  • Immigrations medicals
  • Patient paid requests
  • Prisoners (Hepatitis B, C and HIV only)
  • Sexual Health Clinics/Screens (Syphilis, HIV, hepatitis B & C only)

Clinical update Oct 2017 - Streptococcal Ab Testing

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge *If not tested within 72 hours, it needs to be stored frozen

Sample Stability

72 hours

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

tim.taylor@pathlab.co.nz