Test Overview
Test Methodology

PCR

* 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
CBSRP
MiChart Code
CBSRP
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo CBSRP
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection

Collect specimen in red top or SST tube. Spin and aliquot serum into a screw capped plastic tube within 2 hours of collection. Send to Specimen processing frozen.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL serum
Storage Temperature
Frozen preferred, refrigerated acceptable
Additional Information

Test performed by Mayo Clinic Laboratories

Billing
CPT Code
87798
Fee Code
AA631
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