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Cytomegalovirus (CMV) genotype

Lab Section:  Sendout Virology  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB4926 
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction, Sequencing
Schedule: On request
Reported: 1 week, 3 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: No minimum volume indicated. Collect Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Unacceptable conditions: Viral load <1500 copies/mL

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Rising or unresponsive CMV viral load despite two weeks of appropriate intravenous antiviral therapy. Requires viral load >1500 copies/mL.

Reference Interval:  See patient report
CPT Code(s): 87252, 87797x6
Last Changed: 07/21/2014 15:42:23