Use to differentiate enterovirus types based on cultured viral isolates. When poliovirus is suspected, refer directly to Viral Culture, Non-Respiratory (2006498) and include a footnote to reflex to this test, Enterovirus Typing (0065058), if culture returns positive for enterovirus.
New York DOH Approval Status
Typing may not be requested directly on a patient specimen.
Transfer positive cell culture fluid to a sterile container..
Transport positive cell culture.
Place each specimen in an individually sealed bag.
Specimen source preferred.
Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 1 month
Identification of enterovirus type.
Testing may include: echoviruses, coxsackie A9 virus, coxsackie B viruses, polioviruses, enterovirus 70 & 71.
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