Test Overview
Test Methodology

Immunoassay with reflex to RT-PCR is indicated

Reference Range *

Negative
Reflex test: No RNA Detected

Test Details
Days Set Up
Wednesday and Saturday
Analytic Time

4 - 10 days

Soft Order Code
QEHDV (with possible reflex QEHDR)
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Quest Infectious Diseases (#37231)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in an SST tube. Spin and aliquot into a screw capped plastic tube. Send to Specimen Processing frozen

Alternate Specimen
Red top tube
Normal Volume
2 - 2 mL aliquots
Minimum Volume
2 - 0.6 mL aliquots
Storage Temperature
Frozen preferred in case reflex testing is indicated.
Additional Information

Test performed by Quest Infectious Diseases

Billing
CPT Code
86692 (with reflex 87799 if indicated)
NY State Approved
No