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.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), or serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), CSF, nasopharyngeal swab, or sputum.  
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  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated

Submit specimen according to Biological Substance, Category B, shipping guidelines.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Frozen whole blood. Heparinized specimens.  
Remarks
Specimen source required.  
Stability
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement A: www.aruplab.com/CS
Note
CPT Code(s)
87798
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2007474Adenovirus, Source
2007475Adenovirus by PCR
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Cross References
  • Adeno qualitative
  • Adenovirus PCR