Important Announcement
about Ebola Virus
 
 
 

Test Directory

5879 Standard Female FDA Panel

Specimen Type
Specimen Stability
Reference Range
Random Urine
  or
GYN Fluid
  and
Serum
  and
Whole Blood
48 Hours 2-8° C
See Report

Specimen Requirements

Preferred Specimen: Random Urine
Container: APTIMA Urine Collection Kit
Temperature: Refrigerated
  or
Alternate Specimen: GYN Fluid
Container: APTIMA Unisex Swab
Temperature: Ambient
  and
Preferred Specimen: Serum
Container: 2 Serum Separator Tube (SST)s
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 5.00 mL
Min Vol: 2.50 mL
  and
Preferred Specimen: Whole Blood
Container: 2 Lavender Top Tubes
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 4.00 mL
Min Vol: 1.00 mL

Method

Multiple platforms

Schedule

Mon-Fri

Turn-Around Time

48hrs

Instructions/Notes

NOTE: Make sure that urine falls between the black fill level lines on the Aptima tube.

Clinical Utility

To aid in the decision to use as donor. Panel consists of HBSag, HBC ab, HCab, HIV, RPR, NAT, CTNG

CPT Codes

86592, 86703, 86704, 86803, 87340, 87491, 87591

Related Materials

Connect With Us!

© 2014 Pathology, Inc.