Days Set Up
Daily
Analytic Time

1 day (6 hours for UM Inpatient and ED)

MiChart Code
Influenza A, B, RSV by PCR
Soft Order Code
PCRSC

Update Type: Test Down or Delayed

Test Updated: 04/07/2020

Synonyms

SRSV
PCRFL
Respiratory viruses Screen
RSV by PCR
Influenza Virus (A, B) by PCR
Influenza B by PCR
Respiratory Syncytial Virus by PCR
Influenza A by PCR
Viral Respiratory Screen
RESPSN
RESPSNM
VIRAL RESP. ANTIGEN SCREEN-IFA
VIRAL RESP. ANTIGEN SCREEN-IFA
ERSC
Influenza Virus (A, B) by PCR
Swine Flu (H1N1) Screen
PCRSC
INFLUENZA VIRUS (A,B), RSV;PCR

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)

Test Usage

Detection of respiratory viruses Influenza A, Influenza B, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).

Reference Range

Negative

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

Specimen Requirements

M4 Transport & Remel M6
Normal Volume
1 nasopharyngeal swab
Minimum Volume
 

Billing Information

CPT Code
87631
Pro Fee Code
 
Insurance Auth Info
 
LOINC
Influenza A: 34487-9, Influenza B: 40982-1, RSV: 40988-8

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As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.