Detect enterovirus and parechovirus.
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
(EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), serum separator tube, or CSF.
Separate serum or plasma from cells. Transfer 1 mL plasma, serum or CSF to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Specimen source required.
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 3 months
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.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0050249||Enterovirus by PCR||29591-5|
|2005733||Parechovirus by PCR||60525-3|
|2005824||Enterovirus and Parechovirus Source||31208-2|
- EV and Parechovirus RNA detection