Parvovirus B-19 PCR

Infectious Disease Laboratories:DNA

Test ID/Workstation: PRVPC DNA2

Specimen Type: Serum, Plasma, Tissue, Bone Marrow, Amniotic Fluid

Tube Type: Purple top (EDTA) tube or Red top (No anticoagulant) tube, fluid and tissue in sterile container

Collection Volume: 2.5 mL (minimum 0.5mL) blood in Purple top (EDTA), or Red top (no anticoagulant); or 2.5 mL (minimum 0.5 mL) bone marrow in Purple top (EDTA) or 1.0 mL (minimum 0.2 mL) amniotic fluid, or 0.5g tissue.

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Mon-Fri

Methodology: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Special Instructions: Specimens received by 1100 will be processed the same day.

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8722

TAT: 1-3 days

Additional Info: Reference range:

Negative: No Parvovirus B19 DNA detected.

CPT Code: 87798

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