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2 - 4 days
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
0.5 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)
Ship in a screw-cap polypropylene frozen transport tube.
Collect specimen in lavender-top (EDTA) tube. Centrifuge specimen within 24 hours of collection. Remove plasma, transfer plasma to a screw-cap polypropylene transport tube, and freeze. Ship frozen (preferred). To avoid delays in turnaround time when requesting multiple tests on frozen samples, please submit separate frozen specimens for each test requested.
Quantity not sufficient for analysis; gross specimen contamination; specimen too old; leaking or broken tube
This test is intended to be used for the quantitative detection of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) DNA and as an aid in the diagnosis and management of EBV infections.
Quantitative range is 100−1,000,000 copies/mL.
Real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|138230||Epstein-Barr DNA Quant, PCR||139628||Epstein-Barr DNA Quant, PCR||copies/mL||47982-4|
|138230||Epstein-Barr DNA Quant, PCR||139629||log10 EBV DNA Qn PCR||log10 copy/mL||53774-6|
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