Posted Date
Effective Date
Update Type Test Down or Delayed
CPT Code 87252
Order Code VIRNR
Referral Laboratory Mayo Medical Laboratories



Viral Culture, Non-Respiratory

Order Code:                  VIRNR

Reference Laboratory: Mayo VIRNR


To prevent inadvertent culture of Monkeypox virus, Mayo Medical Laboratories Viral Culture, Non-Respiratory is nonorderable effective August 2, 2022. For alternate testing options consider ordering the appropriate virus specific PCR assay(s).