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EBV Viral Load, Blood, PCR

Tube Type

Test ID LAB8923
EPIC Order
EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS DNA, QUANTITATIVE, BLOOD
CPT Code(s) 87799
Laboratory Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: Preferred: 3 mL blood lavender top -EDTA tube; Acceptable: 7 mL Blood Yellow Top - ACD Tube; see Comments for additional information
micro: 1.5 mL blood lavender top (3 x EDTA pediatric bullets)
Availability Routine: Performed weekly on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. Samples should be received by 9:00am.
STAT: Not available
Turnaround Time 7 days
Reference Range Normal: Not Detected
Critical: Over 700 copies/mL of plasma in an allogeneic transplant recipient
Comments
Additional Information:

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Whole blood, refrigerate

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 21, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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