Cytomegalovirus by Qualitative PCR, Saliva
Detects cytomegalovirus but does not quantify viral load. Potentially useful for congenital screening of neonates for CMV-associated hearing loss.
New York DOH Approval Status
Saliva using the ORACollect OC-100 kit.
Transport saliva in the ORACollect OC-100 kit (ARUP supply #49295). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect or contact ARUP Client Services at 800-522-2787.
Ambient: 7 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 3 months
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
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.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2008556||Cytomegalovirus PCR Source||31208-2|
|2008557||Cytomegalovirus by PCR, Saliva||83065-3|
- CMV congenital hearing loss
- CMV PCR Saliva
- CMV qualitative, saliva
- Human herpesvirus 5