Posted Date
Effective Date
Update Type New Tests
CPT Code 87637
Order Code COFLR



SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)/ Influenza (A,B)/ RSV, PCR)

Order Code:              COFLR

CPT Code:                 87637


Effective October 7, 2021, MLabs will offer a new test SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)/ Influenza (A,B)/ RSV, PCR) [COFLR].


Test usage: This is a multiplex, real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction test intended for the simultaneous qualitative detection and differentiation of SARS-CoV-2, influenza A virus, influenza B virus, and/or Respiratory Syncytial Virus from individuals with respiratory viral infection suspected to be COVID-19. This test is intended for use in outpatient settings. It is not intended for screening of asymptomatic patients. Results for all four viruses will be provided with each ordered test.   


Collection Instructions: Acceptable specimens are anterior nasal or nasopharyngeal swab specimens collected by a health care provider, or anterior nasal swab specimens that are self-collected at a healthcare location.


Analytic Time: 24 - 48hours