Test Overview
Test Methodology

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization

Test Usage

Evaluating patients suspected of acute anaplasmosis or ehrlichiosis.

Reference Range *

Negative

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

Test Details
Days Set Up
Monday - Saturday
Analytic Time

2 - 4 days

Soft Order Code
EHRL
MiChart Code
EHRL
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo EHRL (84319)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a lavender top tube. Refrigerate and send intact whole blood.

Lavender Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL EDTA whole blood
Minimum Volume
0.3 mL EDTA whole blood
Additional Information

Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
87798 x4
Fee Code
AA633 x4
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