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Epstein-Barr virus DNA, Quantitative, non-plasma samples

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Utilization Guidelines There is no indication for EBV testing on urine samples.
Test code EBVMIS
Test group EBV
Performed by Viracor
Sendout? Yes
Method RTPCR
Container type CSF tube or sterile collection tube, EDTA Tube, Black top tube, other sterile screw top container
Sample type CSF, bone marrow, unfixed tissue , BAL
Min. Volume
Fluid samples 2 mL
Fresh Tissue 5 mg (Pencil eraser size)
UCSF Rejection Criteria Improperly submitted samples
Processing notes Freeze samples and ship frozen to China Basin. Ship on dry ice to Viracor.
Units IU/mL
Normal range Not detected
Synonyms EBV PCR
CPT coding 87799-90
Last Updated 5/30/2017 1:48:48 PM
Entry Number 1118
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