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Enterovirus PCR CSF on GeneXpert

Infectious Disease Laboratories : Virology

Test ID/Workstation :
EVPCC/VIR3
Specimen Type:
CSF
Tube Type:
CSF Container
Collection Volume:
0.5 mL
Cause for Rejection:
QNS
Storage:
Ambient
Availability:
7 days
Methodology:
Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)
Special Instructions:
Send CSF to lab immediately. Specimens received on dayshift will be processed the same day.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8576
TAT:
Day shift, 5 hours
Additional Info:
Reference range: Negative. Enterovirus target nucleic acid is not detected.
CPT Code:
87498
Synonyms:
Enterovirus RNA, Enterovirus molecular detection