ADENOVIRUS, PLASMA BY PCR

Mnemonic

MISC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Plasma, one lavender (EDTA) top tube

Handling

Centrifuge the specimen and separate plasma from cells ASAP. Refrigerate specimen.

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL plasma

Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Transport

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Ambient specimens, gross hemolysis

Testing Information

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Reported

4-6 days

Method

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization

Referral Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory (LCADP)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

87798

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:55 AM