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Test Code ADSV Adenovirus Rapid Assay

Additional Codes

To order ADSV with reflex to VCS, please indicate on the requisition. 

Clinical System Name

Adenovirus Rapid Assay

Synonyms

ADSV

 

 

Sample Requirements

Specimen: See Note

Container(s): See Note

Preferred Vol: See Note

Minimum Vol:  None specified

 

Note: Specimen may be a swab in universal transport media, tissue in UTM, or body fluid such as urine or CSF submittted in a sterile container (refrigerate). Swab MUST be placed in UTM at time of collection.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Dry swab (not in UTM). Stool sample in diaper.

Spin: N

Aliquot: N

Temp: 2 - 8  C

Storage location:  

Monday – Friday: Place sample in the Virology Section of the Sendouts Refrigerated Rack.

Saturday-Sunday & Holidays: Close batch in Mayo Access and courier to UW NW220. Place a copy of the Transfer List (indicate time sent) in the Virology Transport Binder. (Call on Holidays to be sure the lab is open to accept samples).

 

Off-site collection: Transport specimen refrigerated.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
  Room temp

 

  Refrigerated  
  Frozen

 

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Daily 1 - 3 d

 

Performing Laboratory

University of Washington

Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

UW Virology Lab

1959 NE Pacific St, NW220
Seattle, WA 98195

 

Phone Number: (206) 520-4600

Department

Department:  Send Outs
 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

Reference Range

Reference values accompany patient report.
 

Preliminary result is available in 24 hours. Second staining done at 3 days. Call Virology (206) 987-2088 with questions, or page Virologist on call after hours (206) 987-2131.

Methodology

Method: Shell Vial

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

87254

 

 

 

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Adenovirus Shell Vial
Reference Test Number:

ADSV

Instructions:

Send out M - F with the UW courier. Weekends and Holidays courier to UW NW220.

 

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