Test Overview
Test Methodology

Rapid Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Reference Range *

Not applicable

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Test Details
Days Set Up
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Analytic Time

3 - 8 days

Soft Order Code
BARTB
MiChart Code
BARTB
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo (BARTB)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection

Collect specimen in lav top tube, or other tube containing an EDTA preserved specimen. Send tube as intact whole blood to Specimen Processing, refrigerated

Normal Volume
1 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL whole blood
Storage Temperature
Refrigerated preferred, ambient or frozen acceptable
Additional Information

Test performed by Mayo Clinic Laboratories

Billing
CPT Code
87801
Fee Code
AA607
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