Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : JC Virus DNA, Qualitative PCR Order Code : YJCPCR
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Serum, Plasma
Container Type: SST Gold-top gel tube; Yellow-top tube Acid Citrate Dextrose Solution A (ACD); Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 0.7 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.3 mL
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 3-5 days
Special Handling: Transport whole blood at room temperature or refrigerated. Centrifuge and transfer serum or plasma to a separate tube. Transport serum or plasma frozen via overnight transport.
CPT Codes: 87798
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB2952
SHC EPIC Code: LABYJCPCR
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: Focus Diagnostics
URL: http://www.focusdx.com/focus/1-reference_laboratory/search_frame.asp?searchOptionScope=2&S1=1&S2=1&test=&sp=41336&Keyword=41336#an_41336