BK Virus PCR, Quantitative

Molecular Diagnostics:DNA

Test ID/Workstation: BKVQN DNA2

Specimen Type: Plasma, Urine

Tube Type: Purple top (EDTA) tube

Collection Volume: 2.5 mL EDTA blood, 0.5 mL urine

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Batch testing on Monday and Thursday

Methodology: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Special Instructions: Centrifuge purple top promptly and send 1 mL (minimum 0.5 mL) of EDTA plasma or urine, refrigerated.

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8722

TAT: 1-3 days

Additional Info: Reference Range:

Negative: No BK Virus Detected

CPT Code: 87799

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