Respiratory Panel Film Array

Infectious Disease Laboratories:Virology

Test ID/Workstation: RFILM/VIR1

Specimen Type: NPH swab in M4 Viral Transport Medium

Tube Type: M4 VTM

Collection Volume: 1 swab

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily

Methodology: Amplified Probe Technique- 14 targets

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8576

TAT: Two hours from the time the specimen arrives in the Akron laboratory when the Microbiology lab is staffed (8 AM to 9 PM Mon-Friday, 8-2PM on weekends)

Panel Includes: Targets include the following: Adenovirus, Bordetella pertussis, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, Coronavirus, Human metapneumovirus, Human Rhinovirus/Enterovirus, Influenza A and B, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Parainfluenza viruses 1,2,3 and 4, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).

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