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Respiratory Virus Panel by PCR (INACTIVE as of 05/20/19: Refer to 3001479 in the May Hotline)
2007805
Ordering Recommendation

Preferred test for evaluating severely immunocompromised (eg, BMT) or critically ill (ICU) patients with respiratory symptoms. Test detects influenza (A H1, A H3, A 2009 H1N1, B), respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) (A, B), parainfluenza (1, 2, 3), human metapneumovirus (hMPV), human rhinovirus, and adenovirus (B/E, C).

Mnemonic
RVP PCR
Methodology
Polymerase Chain Reaction/DNA Hybridization/Electrochemical Detection
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-3 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Nasopharyngeal Swab. 
Specimen Preparation
Place in viral transport media (ARUP Supply #12884). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™or contact ARUP Client Services at (800)522-2787. Place each specimen in an individually sealed bag. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens not in viral transport media. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data


Note
This test detects Influenza A (H1 and H3), Influenza A 2009 H1N1, Influenza B, RSV A, RSV B, Parainfluenza (1,2, and 3), Human Metapneumovirus, Human Rhinovirus, Adenovirus B/E and Adenovirus C.
Hotline History
N/A
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2007806Influenza A, PCR34487-9
2007807Influenza A H1, PCR49521-8
2007808Influenza A H3, PCR49524-2
2007809Influenza A 2009 H1N1, PCR55465-9
2007810Influenza B, PCR40982-1
2007811Respiratory Syncytial Virus A, PCR30075-6
2007812Respiratory Syncytial Virus B, PCR30076-4
2007813Parainfluenza virus 1, PCR29908-1
2007814Parainfluenza virus 2, PCR29909-9
2007815Parainfluenza virus 3, PCR29910-7
2007816Human Metapneumovirus, PCR38917-1
2007817Human Rhinovirus, PCR7993-9
2007818Adenovirus B/E, PCR39528-5
2007819Adenovirus C, PCR39528-5
2010105RVP Source
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Aliases
  • Adeno
  • Adenovirus B & E PCR
  • Adenovirus C PCR
  • ADV
  • Flu
  • Flu A
  • Flu B
  • H1
  • H1N1
  • H1N1 PCR
  • H3
  • hMPV
  • HRV
  • Human Metapneumovirus PCR
  • Human Rhinovirus PCR
  • Influenza A 2009 PCR
  • Influenza A H1 PCR
  • Influenza A H3 PCR
  • Influenza A PCR
  • Influenza B PCR
  • Paraflu
  • Parainfluenza virus 1 PCR
  • Parainfluenza virus 2 PCR
  • Parainfluenza virus 3 PCR
  • PIV
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus A PCR
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus B PCR
  • Respiratory Virus Panel
  • RSV