Respiratory Virus Mini Panel by PCR
0060764
Ordering Recommendation
Preferred test to confirm respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) or influenza in general inpatients and RSV in adults.
Mnemonic
RESPMINI
Methodology
Qualitative Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-3 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Respiratory specimen: Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), nasal wash, nasopharyngeal swab, or pleural fluid.  
Specimen Preparation
Fluid: Transfer 1 mL respiratory specimen to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL) Also acceptable: Transfer to viral transport media (ARUP Supply #12884). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. Swabs: Place in viral transport media. Place each specimen in an individually sealed bag.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
Specimen source required.  
Stability
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 2 months  
Reference Interval
 
 
Test Number Components Reference Interval
 Flu A by PCR Negative
 Flu B by PCR Negative
 RSV by PCR Negative
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)
87631
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0060765Influenza A by PCR34487-9
0060766Influenza B by PCR40982-1
0060767RSV by PCR40988-8
0060768Respiratory Source 
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Aliases
  • Influenza
  • Influenza A and B
  • Influenza A PCR
  • Influenza B PCR
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • RSV
  • RSV Molecular Detection, PCR
  • RSV PCR