Test Overview

Test Methodology

Real time PCR

Test Usage

Early detection of CMV reactivation, primary infections, and monitoring response to treatment.

Reference Range*

Not Detected.

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

Test Details

Days Test Performed

Monday - Saturday

Analytic Time

24 hours

Soft Order Code

VCMVC

MiChart Code

CMV DNA by PCR, CSF

Synonyms

Synonyms

CMV DNA by PCR

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Laboratory

Sendout

Laboratory Reference

Viracor Eurofins 5503

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Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a sterile tube or cup. Send to Specimen Processing frozen

Rejection Criteria

Whole blood, trap containers, or specimens exceeding 96 hours at ambient temperature.

Normal Volume

2 mL fluid

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL fluid

Additional Information

Test sent to Viracor Eurofins.

Billing Information

Fee Codes


CPT Code

87497

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