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Last Updated: July 14, 2024 @ 9:13 am


BK Virus by Quantitative NAAT, Urine

  • Random Urine in Sterile Specimen Container
  • Random Urine in Cobas PCR Urine. Submit Refrigerated.
Special Handling:
  • Immediately transfer urine to a Cobas(R) PCR urine sample tube. Liquid level must be between the black fill lines on the tube.
    Stability: Applies to Urine in media.
    If specimens are unable to be placed immediately into a cobas PCR media tube, samples can be stored at 2° to 30°C for up to 24 hours.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Under-or over-filled tubes. Specimens in any transport media other than indicated.
Stability:Ambient: 3 Month(s); Refrigerated: 3 Month(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Reported:3-5 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87799
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
  • 92216 - BK QNT BY NAAT
  • 92217 - BK QNT NAAT, LOG
  • 92218 - BK QNT NAAT,INTERP
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