Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: March 21, 2019 @ 9:13 am

2319

Rotavirus Antigen

Specimen:Collect:
  • Random Stool in Sterile Specimen Container

Also Acceptable:
  • Swab in Culturette-Aerobic
Submit:
  • 5 gm (Min:1 gm) Random Stool in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.

Also Acceptable:
  • Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Refrigerated.
Special Handling:
  • If submitting swab as specimen - must be a fecal laden swab.
    If specimen is not tested within 72 hours, please freeze specimen.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Stool in preservative
Stability:Ambient: 2 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 3 Day(s); Frozen: 1 Week(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Performed:Mon-Fri
Reported:1-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87425
Interpretive Data:General Reference Range : negative
Components:
  • 2319 - ROTAVIRUS ANTIGEN
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