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HHV-8 PCR, Blood

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5671
EPIC ORDER
  HHV8 PCR
CPT Code(s)   87799
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/lavender top tube / Yellow Top (ACD Solution A) acceptable
  Micro: 0.3 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Quest Diagnostics
Turnaround Time   4-6 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report.
Comment

Reviewed by jcayless on December 05, 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