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Test Code FADE Adenovirus DNA, Quantitative Real-Time PCR


Necessary Information


Specimen source is required.



Specimen Required


Submit only 1 of the following specimens:

Preferred:

 

Supplies: BBL CultureSwab, viral transport media

Specimen Type: Swab

Sources: Throat, nasopharyngeal

Container/Tube: M4, V-C-M (green cap), or equivalent

Container/Tube: Collection Instructions: Place swab into viral transport media.

 

Specimen Type: Respiratory

Sources: Bronchial washing, bronchoalveolar lavage, nasopharyngeal aspirate or washing, sputum, or tracheal aspirate

Container/Tube: Sterile container

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

 

Other acceptable specimens:

 

Specimen Type: Fluid

Source: Spinal Fluid

Container/Tube: Sterile Vial

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

 

Specimen Type: Urine

Container/Tube: Sterile container

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

 

Specimen Type: Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA) or yellow-top (ACD)

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Additional Information: Draw blood in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s) or yellow-top (ACD) tube(s) and send 1 mL whole blood refrigerated (DO NOT FREEZE).

 

Specimen Type: Serum

Collection Container/Tube: Red or SST

Submission Container/Tube: 12x75 mm screw capped vial

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL serum in a screw-capped vial, shipped refrigerated.

 

Specimen Type: Plasma

Collection Container/Tube: yellow-top (ACD) or lavender-top (EDTA)

Submission Container/Tube: 12x75 mm screw capped vial

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a yellow-top (ACD) or lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s). Spin down and transfer 1 mL ACD or EDTA plasma into a plastic, screw-top vial.  Send specimen refrigerated.


Method Name

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT- PCR)

Reporting Name

Adenovirus DNA, Quant Real-Time PCR

Specimen Type

Varies

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.35 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Varies Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  30 days
  Ambient  48 hours

Reject Due To

Hemolysis NA
Lipemia NA
Icteric NA
Other Whole blood, bone marrow, plasma, serum, CSF, BAL, sputum, urine, respiratory specimen

Reference Values

REFERENCE RANGE:  <500 copies/mL 

 

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

Report Available

1 to 5 days

Performing Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease

Test Classification

This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease. It has not been cleared or approved by FDA. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.

CPT Code Information

87799

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FADE Adenovirus DNA, Quant Real-Time PCR 49340-3

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z0563 Source 31208-2
Z1848 Adenovirus DNA, QN PCR 49340-3

Secondary ID

91670