Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Echovirus Antibody Panel Order Code : 12017R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: SST Gold-top gel tube
Required Volume: 3 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.3 mL
Methodology: Serum Neutralization Assay
Components: This test detects and differentiates antibodies to Echovirus 6, 7, 9, 11, and 30.
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 7-14 days
Special Handling: Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent samples must be received within 30 days from receipt of acute samples. Mark samples plainly as "acute" or "convalescent."Transport serum refrigerated. If transport is greater than 2 days, transport serum frozen.
CPT Codes: 86658 x 5
SHC EPIC Code: LAB12017R
Causes For Rejection: Excessively hemolyzed, icteric, or lipemic specimens. Gross bacterial contamination.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: ARUP Laboratories