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  • Respiratory Virus Group, NAAT

Respiratory Virus Group, NAAT

Includes: ADENOVIRUS
CORONAVIRUS
INFLUENZA A/B VIRUS
METAPNEUMOVIRUS
RHINOVIRUS
RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS (RSV)
PARAINFLUENZA VIRUS
Test ID LAB5812
EPIC Order
Respiratory Virus Group NAA
CPT Code(s) 87633
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Molecular Microbiology; 984-974-1820
Tube Station 82
Specimen Routine:
The preferred specimen is a nasopharyngeal swab, but other acceptable specimens include nasopharyngeal(NP) aspirates, bronchoalveolar lavages, bronchial washings, expectorated and induced sputa, and tracheal aspirates. Specimens must be transported to the Microbiology laboratory as soon as possible, but no later than 2 hours post-collection.
See collection video if needed.
Availability Routine: Daily, Monday - Friday
STST:
No STAT Testing is available. Faster results for influenza, RSV, and/or adenovirus can be obtained by following tests:
Rapid Flu PCR; Adenovirus PCR; Rapid FLU/RSV PCR
Turnaround Time Routine:
24-96 h (Note: Typical reporting days/TAT are below but may change based upon staffing and/or test issues.)

Day Received (by 4:30pm)

Day resulted (by 6pm)

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Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Refrigerate, UTM Collection Kit
Comments

Test performed using the GenMark eSensor Respiratory Viral
Panel. All analytes except the coronaviruses and parainfluenza
virus 4 are FDA-cleared. Coronavirus and parainfluenza virus 4
results are provided for research and epidemiologic use only.

Sensitivity and Specificity of RVP in Prospectively Collected Specimens
To view the current local distribution of respiratory viruses, including influenza please visit the Flu Surveillance Reports link at:

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 01, 2017

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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