Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: November 20, 2019 @ 10:13 am

90020

BK Virus, Quantitative by PCR

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Lavender (EDTA)

Also Acceptable:
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
  • One Red Top
  • One SST
  • Random Urine in One Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Whole blood . Submit Refrigerated.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Random Urine . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • State Source
Rejection Criteria:
  • Frozen Whole Blood
  • Heparinized specimens
Stability:Ambient: 1 Day(s); Refrigerated: 3 Day(s); Frozen: 1 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-4 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87799
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 90021 - BK QUANT SOURCE
  • 90022 - BK QUANT copy/mL
  • 90023 - BK QUANT log
  • 90024 - BK QUANT INTERP
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