Adenovirus by Qualitative PCR
2007473
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ADENOPCR
Methodology
Qualitative Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-4 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: Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), CSF, nasopharyngeal swab, sputum, or tissue.  
Specimen Preparation
Do not freeze whole blood specimens. Transfer 1 mL whole blood, serum, plasma, BAL, CSF, or sputum to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Swabs
: Transfer to viral transport media (ARUP supply #12884). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522
2787.  Tissue: Transfer to a sterile container and freeze immediately.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Whole blood: Refrigerated. All others: Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Heparinized specimens.  
Remarks
Specimen source required.  
Stability
Tissue: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 3 months
All others
: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement A: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement A: Analyte specific reagents (ASR) are used in many laboratory tests necessary for standard medical care and generally do not require U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval or clearance. 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. This test should not be regarded as investigational or for research use.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
87798
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2007474Adenovirus, Source31208-2
2007475Adenovirus by PCR39528-5
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Aliases
  • Adeno qualitative
  • Adenovirus PCR