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3 - 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.
Whole blood or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
Lavender-top (EDTA) tube, yellow-top (ACD) tube, or sterile container (CSF)
Whole blood is stable at room temperature or refrigerated for seven days; do not freeze. CSF is stable at room temperature or refrigerated for seven days or frozen for 90 days.
Quantity not sufficient for analysis; gross specimen contamination; specimen too old; leaking or broken tube
This test is intended to be used as an aid in the diagnosis of infection with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).
Real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|138289||Epstein-Barr Virus PCR||5005-4||138290||Epstein-Barr Virus Real Time||5005-4|
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