CSF, Nasal wash, NPH flocked swab,Throat swab , Amniotic Fluid, Stool, BAL, Bronch Wash, Trach. Aspirate, Urine, Plasma (EDTA)
Specimen container, Purple top (EDTA)tube
0.5 mL CSF & Amniotic fluid, 0.5 mL Resp. fluids, EDTA plasma (0.5 mL min), stool in M4
Cause for rejection:
QNS, clotted specimen, incorrect sample type
Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Specimens received by 1100 will be processed the same day.
Reference range- Negative: No Adenovirus DNA detected.