Bartonella Species by PCR, Whole Blood
0060762
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
BARTPCR WB
Methodology
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed
Tue, Fri
Reported
1-5 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
: Do not freeze specimen. Transport 1 mL whole blood. (Min: 0.5 mL).  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma (refer to Bartonella Species by PCR, ARUP test code 0093057). Frozen specimens. Heparinized specimens.  
Remarks
Specimen source required.  
Stability
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: Unacceptable.  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data
This test is performed pursuant to an agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.

See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
87471
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0060762Bartonella Species by PCR, WB
0060763Bartonella WB Source
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Aliases
  • Bartonella henselae
  • Bartonella PCR Whole Blood
  • Bartonella, Molecular Detection Wh BLD
  • Cat Scratch Disease