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Test Code IOFLUR INPATIENT / OUTPATIENT INFLUENZA, RSV, PCR

Additional Codes

Primary ID Epic Code Mayo Access ID
IOFLUR LAB3757 FAH5834

 

Specimen Information

Container Specimen Temperature Collect Vol Submit Vol Min Vol Stability
*Viral Collection Kit (M6) Nasopharyngeal Refrigerate 2 mL 2 mL 1 mL 4 days
Sterile Container Respiratory Fluid Refrigerate 2 mL 2mL 1 mL 4 days

Additional acceptable media:  CDC VTM, M5, M4RT, UTM, PBS, and STM

Viral Collection Kit (M6)

COLLECTION

1. Insert the tip of the floqswab swab into a nostril to obtain a specimen from the posterior   nasopharynx.

2. Do not force the swab; resistance will be felt when the posterior nasopharynx is reached.

3. Rotate the swab and leave it in place for 10-30 seconds or until the patient coughs.

4. Repeat the process for the second nostril

 

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Daily / One day / Not available STAT

Method

PCR

CPT(s)

Narrative

CPT

Respiratory Virus

87631 x 1

 

Instrumentation

Hologic Panther Fusion

Reference Range

No virus detected

Section

Microbiology-2

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

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

No

LOINC Code Information

In process