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Enterovirus and Parechovirus by PCR
2005730
Ordering Recommendation

Detect enterovirus and parechovirus.

Mnemonic
EVPEHV
Methodology
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-2 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
(EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), serum separator tube, or CSF. 
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells. Transfer 1 mL plasma, serum or CSF to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Heparinized specimens. 
Remarks
Specimen source required. 
Stability
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 3 months 
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data


Compliance Statement A: For laboratory developed tests using a manufacturer labeled ASR as the reagent providing the specificity of the assay. Analyte Specific Reagent. 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, the FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0050249Enterovirus by PCR29591-5
2005733Parechovirus by PCR60525-3
2005824Enterovirus and Parechovirus Source31208-2
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Aliases
  • EV and Parechovirus RNA detection