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FLU A/FLU B/RSV (PCR) RFLX

Test Code
RESPRX
 
shipping instructions CAT B
This test may reflex to additional tests depending upon the results of this test. An additional fee will be added if the reflex test is necessary.
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SynonymsInfluenza A; Influenza B; RSV; Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Real-Time PCR; Molecular
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Container TypeViral transport media (M6)
Supply Item Numberpicture1785K
Specimen TypeNasopharyngeal (NP) swab-flocked preferred
Store and TransportRefrigerated. Ship Category B
StabilityRoom Temp Unacceptable  Refrigerated 3 days  Frozen (-20 °C) Unacceptable  Frozen (-70 °C) Indefinitely  
Unacceptable ConditionAny specimen other than nasopharynx swab in viral transport media (VTM)
Alternate SpecimensPolyester, rayon, or nylon tipped swabs; flocked swabs in M4, M4RT, M5, M6, Copan; BD Universal Transport Media
CPT Codes87631
Interface Order Code87798.Z49
Billing CodeRESPRX
Test ScheduleMon-Sat
Turnaround Time1-3 days
MethodReal-Time PCR
Reference Ranges
TitleRanges
Influenza ANot Detected
Influenza BNot Detected
Respiratory Synctial VirusNot Detected
Comment
A result of Not Detected does not rule out the possibility if influenza or RSV infection and should not be used as the sole basis for treatment or management decisions.
2009 H1N1Not Detected
Seasonal H1Not Detected
Seasonal H3Not Detected
A result of Not Detected does not rule out the possibility of influenza infection and should not be used as the sole basis for treatment or management decisions.
NotesThis test will reflex to Influenza A Subtyping assay if Influenza A is detected.
Reflex Testing
Reflex ConditionReflex Test NameReflex CPT codesReflex Billing codes
Positive Flu A by PCRFLATYP87502, 87503BFLUST

Interface Codes
typeorder codetest descriptionresult coderesult descriptionunitsdecimal placesloinc code
o87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z39Influenza A  34487-9
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z40Influenza B  40982-1
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z41Respiratory Syncytial Virus  40988-8
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z42Comment  19146-0
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z44Influenza PCR  55465-9
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z45Seasonal H1  49521-8
r87798.Z49FluA,FluB and RSV by PCR (Reflx)87798.Z46Seasonal H3  49524-2

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