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  • BK Viral Load Blood, PCR

BK Viral Load Blood, PCR

Pearl Top Tube

Specimen Type

Test ID LAB1374
EPIC Order
BK VIRUS, DNA, QUANTITATIVE, BLOOD
CPT Code(s) 87799
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Molecular Microbiology Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 3.0 mL blood Pearl top EDTA tube; Lavender Top (EDTA) tube also acceptable; see Comments for additional specimen information.
Micro: 1.0 mL EDTA Blood (2 lavender top bullets)
Availability Routine: Test performed weekly on Tuesday and Friday.
Turnaround Time
Reference Range Normal: No BK virus DNA detected
Comments
Additional information:

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on April 25, 2018

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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