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EBV PCR with Reflex to Quantitative PCR

Molecular Diagnostics : DNA

Test ID/Workstation :
EBVPR DNA2
Specimen Type:
Plasma
Tube Type:
Purple top (EDTA) tube
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL Blood
Cause for Rejection:
QNS or unacceptable specimen type
Storage:
Refrigerated
Methodology:
Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Special Instructions:
Lab - Centrifuge purple top promptly and send 1.0 plasma to DNA lab, refrigerated. For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly)
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8722
TAT:
1-3 days
Additional Info:
If positive, Qualitative test will be cancelled and Quantitative test will be ordered and resulted.
CPT Code:
87798 if result negative: 87799 if result positive
Synonyms:
Epstein-Barr Virus DNA, EBV DNA