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Respiratory Virus Panel by PCR, NY State
|Methodology:||TEM-PCRTM (Target Enriched Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction)|
Collect: Nasopharyngeal Swab.
Specimen Preparation:Place sterile swab placed in 2 mL sterile saline, M4, or viral transport media in a sterile, screw top tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room Temperature
Wood shafted swab, calcium alginate swab, specimens received in trap containers, specimens beyond their acceptable length of time from collection as listed in the specimen handling, or specimen types other than those listed.
Ambient: 7 days
This test is approved for New York patients ONLY, please refer to test code
for specimen requirements for all other States . *
TEM-PCR, Diatherix Laboratories, LLC
|Test Panel Components||Adenovirus Enterovirus group Human bocavirus Human coronavirus (4 types) Human metapneumovirus Influenza A - Human influenza Influenza A - H1N1-09 Influenza B Parainfluenza types 1, 2, 3, 4 Respiratory Syncytial Virus Rhinovirus|