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.
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
Note
CPT Code(s)
87471
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0060762Bartonella Species by PCR, WB
0060763Bartonella WB Source
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
  • Bartonella henselae
  • Bartonella PCR Whole Blood
  • Bartonella, Molecular Detection Wh BLD
  • Cat Scratch Disease