Mayo Test ID FJCV JC Polyoma Virus DNA, Quantitative Real-Time PCR, Plasma

Reporting Name

JC Polyoma Virus DNA, QN PCR

Method Name

Real-Time PCR

Performing Laboratory

Focus Diagnositics, Inc.

Specimen Type

Varies

Specimen Required

Submit only 1 of the following specimens:

 

Serum

Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s). Spin down and transfer 0.7 mL serum to a screw-top plastic vial. Submit frozen.

Note: Serum gel tube is acceptable, but must pour off into a plastic screw cap vial and freeze.

 

Plasma

Draw blood in a yellow-top (ACD) or lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s). Spin down and transfer 0.7 mL ACD or EDTA plasma to a screw-cap plastic vial. Submit frozen.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Varies Frozen (preferred) 30 days
  Refrigerated  7 days
  Ambient  48 hours

Reference Values

Reference Range:          <500 copies/mL

 

Test Performed by:  Focus Diagnostics, Inc.

                              33608 Ortega Highway

                              San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics have been determined by Focus Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary. Performance characteristics refer to the analytical performance of the test.

CPT Code Information

87799

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Reporting Name LOINC Code
Z0559 Source 31208-2
Z0560 JC Virus DNA, QN In Process

Analytic Time

1 day

Reject Due To

Specimens other than

Serum, plasma

Anticoagulants other than

ACD, EDTA

Hemolysis

NA

Thawing

Warm OK 48 hrs; Cold OK

Lipemia

NA

Icteric

NA