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Test ID BLOD1422 Parvovirus B19, Molecular Detection, PCR, Plasma

Reporting Name

Parvovirus B19 PCR, P

Useful For

Diagnosing parvovirus B19 infection in plasma specimens

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Plasma EDTA


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA)

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL

Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request Form (T244) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/microbiology_test_request_form.pdf).


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Plasma EDTA Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  7 days

Reference Values

Not applicable

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; Varies

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

87798

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
PARVP Parvovirus B19 PCR, P In Process

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
56075 Parvovirus B19 By Rapid PCR 9572-9
SS008 Source 31208-2

Analytic Time

Same day/1 day

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

NA

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Method Name

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization