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Adenovirus, quantitative PCR, plasma

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB2395

 

Methodology: 

Real-Time TaqMan PCR

Schedule: 

Daily, Mon-Fri

Reported: 

1-3 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.5 mL.
Handling: Deliver promptly to the laboratory.
Unacceptable conditions: Heparinized specimens

 

Notes: 

The quantitative range of this assay is 3.0 to 8.0 log10 copies/mL (1,000 to 100,000,000 copies/mL). There are over 50 adenovirus types. Although all types are detected, sensitivity of detection may vary.

Reference Interval: 

Not detected

CPT Code(s): 

87799

Last Changed: 

10/13/2016 19:42:56

Last Reviewed: 

8/22/2017 11:39:29 AM