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West Nile virus by RT-PCR, CSF

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

ARUP

 

Test ID: 

LAB6185

 

Methodology: 

Qualitative Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

3-7 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Cerebrospinal Fluid in a CSF Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Stability: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 3 months

http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/0050229

 

 

CPT Code(s): 

87798

Last Changed: 

8/17/2017 7:18:16

Last Reviewed: 

8/17/2017 7:18:22