Bartonella Species by PCR
0093057
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
BART DNA
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), pink (K2EDTA) or serum separator tube. Also acceptable: CSF or tissue.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells. Transfer 1 mL serum, plasma or CSF to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL). OR Tissue: Transfer to a sterile container and freeze immediately.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Whole blood (refer to Bartonella Species by PCR, Whole Blood, ARUP test code 0060762).  Heparinized specimens.  
Remarks
Specimen source required.  
Stability
Tissue: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month. All Others: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 1 month.  
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
0060761Bartonella Source
0093059Bartonella Species by PCR
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Aliases
  • Bartonella henselae
  • Bartonella PCR
  • Bartonella, Molecular Detection
  • Cat Scratch Disease