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  Parvovirus B-19 DNA, PCR Specimen Type:
  also known as Human Parvovirus PCR, B-19 PCR

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: 7 mL Red Stopper; Plain
  or: EATA Plasma Lavender Top
  or:Aminotic Fluid Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 2 mL Whole Blood ( EDTA)
Absolute minimum amount: 1 mL
Method of collection: Venipuncture
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: All containers must be labeled with patient name and medical record number.
Request test on form: Multi Labs/Micro/Viro/Serology ( 151-905 )
Order/entry screen(s): Serology
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Monday - Thursday
Must be in by: 1500 For Send Out
Routine turn around time: 7 Days
For Hillcrest deliver to: Virology : Virology or Microbiology Laboratory
For Thornton deliver to: Microbiology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
This test is sent to : Focus Technologies
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Polymerase Chain Reaction
Special Instructions: Contact Virology Laboratory 619-543-5797.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: PAR
CyberLAB code: 9896
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A