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BARTONELLA SPECIES BY PCR.
SKU:
ZG911
Also known as
BARTONELLA HENSELAE/QUINTANA, ROCHALIMAEA HENSELAE/QUINTANA, ROCH, U720
Orderable Code
U720
Test Contains (LOINC)
Bartonella Source (31208-2), Bartonella Species by PCR (48864-3)
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Sample Type
Plasma, Serum, CSF or Tissue
Preferred Container
EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube or Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Alternate Container
Sterile Container
Sample Volume
1.0 mL
Minimal Sample Volume
0.5 mL
Handling Instructions
Separate serum or plasma from cells. Transfer 1 mL serum, plasma, whole blood, or CSF to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL). OR Tissue: Transfer to a sterile container and freeze immediately.
Client Transport Temperature
Frozen
Specimen Stability
Tissue: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month. All Others: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 1 month.
TESTING
Frequency
Tuesdays, Friday
Expected Turn Around
2 - 6 Days
Responsible Dept
Reference Lab
Referral Lab
ARUP
Referral Lab Code
0093057
CPT
87471
Methodology
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Notes
Specimen source required.