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CMV (Cytomegalovirus) DNA, Quantitative (PCR)

Test ID LAB913
EPIC Order
CPT Codes 87497
Laboratory Molecular Microbiology Laboratory (984-974-1820)
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/pearl top tube; see Comments additional information
micro: 1.5 mL blood/3 EDTA lavender top microcollection devices - newborn collection only.
Availability Routine: Performed daily Monday - Friday only
STAT: Not available
Turnaround Time 3 days
Reference Range Normal:
Not Detected
Linear Range = 50-1,000,000 IU/mL. Limit of Detection = 31 IU/mL
Deliver Immediately. Must be received and processed in Laboratory within 6 hours of collection. Please call Lab 984-974-1820 with questions.
This test requires a dedicated specimen, and cannot be added-on to specimens already in the laboratory.
Additional Information:

Reviewed by jcayless on November 27, 2019

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.

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories
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Chapel Hill, NC 27514