Skip to main content
Go to homepage

Influenza A/B Ag

Infectious Disease Laboratories : Virology

Test ID/Workstation :
FLUAG VIR1
Specimen Type:
1 FLOCKED NPH swab in M4 Viral Transport Media (VTM)
Tube Type:
M4
Collection Volume:
1 flocked NPH swab in M4 Viral Transport Media Nasal Wash (1.5 mL) is also acceptable
Cause for Rejection:
incorrect swab (do not use wire swab)
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Daily 24/7
Methodology:
Immunofluorimetric Assay
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8576
TAT:
2 hours
Additional Info:
Reference range: Influenza A / B Ag: Negative
CPT Code:
87804(x2)
Synonyms:
Rapid Influenza Antigen