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
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|
|3000524||Mumps Virus Source||31208-2|
|3000525||Mumps Virus by PCR||47532-7|