Qualitative Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
Transfer one deer tick in 70 percent ethanol to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube.
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Specimens submitted in formalin.
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 2 weeks
Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2006298||Borrelia spp DNA Detection, RT-PCR, Tick||42236-0|
Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease Inc.