Enterovirus and Parechovirus by PCR (Change effective as of 02/21/23: Refer to 0050249, 2005731 in the February Hotline)
Detect enterovirus and parechovirus.
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
New York DOH Approval Status
(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
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.
Analyte Specific Reagent (ASR)
|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