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Test ID LBOR0020 EBV DNA Quantitative by PCR

Container Type

EDTA
Serum w/ gel

Serum w/out gel
CSF tube

Specimen Type/Requirements

EDTA plasma
EDTA whole blood

EDTA bone marrow
Serum
CSF

Specimen Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Stability

Room Temperature: 48 hrs
Refrigerated: 8 days
Frozen: 30 days (do not freeze whole blood or bone marrow)

Interfering Substances

Hemolysis: NA
Lipemia: NA

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Instructions

Separate serum/plasma from cells within 2 hours of collection.

Indicate source on the specimen.

Performed Test Frequency

Monday through Sunday

Methodology

Real-Time PCR

Performing Lab

Quest Chantilly

CPT

87799

Analytical Time

2 days