Adenovirus, Qualitative PCR

Abbrev Code:ADVPCR   
Order Code:LAB6656Order Name:Adenovirus, Qualitative PCR
Methodology:Real-time polymerase chain reaction
CPT Codes: 87798 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 1-4 days.
Special Instructions:Specimen source is required.

This test uses a manufacturer labeled Analyte Specific Reagent (ASR) as the reagent providing the specificity of the assay. The test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.

Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood, bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), CSF, nasopharyngeal swab, sputum or tissue
Optimal Volume:2 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1.2 mL
Container:Red (no gel)
Alternate Containers: Sterile tube, Plastic leakproof container, sterile, Container, Tissue, sterile, Red or gold (gel), Virology containers
Causes for Rejection:Heparinized specimens.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process BAL, CSF, sputum or tissue. Centrifuge and aliquot 1 mL; 0.5 mL minimum serum. Store frozen.
Shipping Instructions:Ship frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:2007473


Reference Range:By report.

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