Detect mumps virus in buccal swab specimens.
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
Patient should not eat, drink, smoke or chew gum for 30 minutes before collecting oral sample.
Transfer buccal swab to viral transport media (ARUP supply #12884) available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Urine. Nasopharyngeal swab.
Specimen source required.
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 week
Compliance Statement B: For laboratory developed tests not using a RUO kit, and for FDA approved, cleared or 510(k) exempt assays with alterations. 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, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|3000524||Mumps Virus Source||31208-2|
|3000525||Mumps Virus by PCR||47532-7|