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Cytomegalovirus (CMV), Quantitative, Urine, PCR

CPT: 87497
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Synonyms

  • CMV, PCR Quantitation

Expected Turnaround Time

3 - 4 days


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Specimen Requirements


Specimen

Urine


Volume

2 mL


Minimum Volume

0.5 mL


Container

Sterile urine container, no preservative


Storage Instructions

Refrigerate or freeze.


Stability Requirements

Temperature

Period

Refrigerated

7 days

Frozen

7 days


Causes for Rejection

Quantity not sufficient for analysis; gross specimen contamination; specimen too old; leaking or broken tube


Test Details


Use

This test is intended to be used to quantitatively detect CMV DNA in urine specimens as an aid to diagnosis and management of CMV infections.


Limitations

Quantitative range is 250−1,000,000 copies/mL.


Methodology

Real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR)


LOINC® Map

Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
139144 CMV Quant DNA PCR (Urine) 139145 CMV Quant DNA PCR (Urine) copies/mL 49347-8
139144 CMV Quant DNA PCR (Urine) 139234 log10 CMV Qn DNA Ur log10copy/mL 53763-9

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