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Test Code HCVRX2 HCV RNA QUANT BY PCR WITH REFLEX TO GENOTYPE

Important Note

This test is subject to reflex testing, see Laboratory Reflex Testing Policy, you have the option to decline reflex testing if you believe it is not medically necessary. If HCV RNA QUANT. BY PCR is >500 IU/mL an HCV Genotyping (Mayo Test Code HCVG) will be performed.

Additional Codes

Primary ID

Epic Code

Mayo Access ID

HCVRX2

LAB14297 FAH5925

 

Specimen Information

Container

Specimen

Temperature

Collect Vol

Submit Vol

Minimum Vol

Stability
SST Serum Frozen (preferred) 8 mL 4 mL 3 mL 42 days
SST Serum Refrigerated 8 mL 4 mL 3 mL 3 days

Serum must be separated from cells within 24-hours of collection.

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Monday through Friday / 3 days / Not available STAT

Method

RT-PCR

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
HCV RNA by PCR 87522

 

Instrumentation

Roche COBAS TaqMan and AmpliPrep

Reference Range

All ages: Undetected

Section

Chemistry-1

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes

Order Code LOINC

Order Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
HCVRX2 HCV RNA Detect Quant 11011-4

 

Result Code LOINC(s)

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
HCVQL HCV RNA Detect Qual 11259-9
HCVQU HCV RNA Detect Quant 11011-4