Test Details

Mnemonic

MUMP

Ordering Code

3429200

CPT-4 Code(s)

87798

Specimen Information

Collect

Buccal swab
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Specimen Preparation

Send a buccal swab in universal transport media (UTM) refrigerated.
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Alternate Specimen

3.0 mL buccal swab in M4
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Stability

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

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

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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