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Respiratory virus PCR panel

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB3444

 

Methodology: 

Real-time TaqMan PCR

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

1 day

Specimen Requirements: 

Nasopharyngeal swab in viral transport medium (VTM).
BAL or sputum in sterile container. Lung tissue in VTM.

 

Notes: 

Panel includes RSV, influenza A & B, parainfluenza 1-3, adenovirus, hMPV, and rhinovirus.

Reference Interval: 

Negative

CPT Code(s): 

87632

Last Changed: 

8/24/2017 3:56:45 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/24/2017 3:56:45 PM