Test Details

Mnemonic

MVHIS

Ordering Code

3432600

CPT-4 Code(s)

87385

Specimen Information

Patient Preparation

List all antifungal agents patient is receiving.
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Collect

Random urine
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Specimen Preparation

Send 2.0 mL urine refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.
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Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red-top or SST
Plasma: EDTA, heparin, sodium citrate
CSF, BAL, other body fluids
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Rejection Criteria

Tissue, sputum, bronchial brushings, stool, FNA, biopsy, tracheal or bone marrow aspirate. Specimens too viscous to pipette, samples in transport media.
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Stability

Room temperature: 14 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: Indefinite
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Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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