Test Details

Mnemonic

POLNL

Ordering Code

3400003

CPT-4 Code(s)

86382 x 2

Specimen Information

Collect

SST

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red-top

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Lipemia

Stability

Room temperature: 5 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days

Methodology

Culture/Neutralization
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Reference Range

Poliovirus 1: <1:8 titer
Poliovirus 3: <1:8 titer
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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