Test Details

Mnemonic

JCPOL

Ordering Code

3425860

CPT-4 Code(s)

87798

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate plasma from cells and send 0.7 mL plasma in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Plasma: ACD A
Serum: Red top or Serum separator tube (SST)

Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Transport Temperature

Referigerated

Stability

Room temperature: 48 hours
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: 30 days

Methodology

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)
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Reference Range

Not detected
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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