PARVOVIRUS B 19 DNA (PVB)
: Molecular Infectious Disease
: PVB, Fifth Disease
: Detection of Viral DNA Using Real-Time PCR
: Red top SST (Clot activator with gel)
: 1 mL serum
: 1.0 mL blood, 400 microliter serum
Reasons for Rejection
: Client will be notified by Molecular Infectious Disease Lab if specimen is rejected.
: Tuesday and Friday
: 3 to 5 days
: Infectious Agent
: Send serum to lab immediately - spin, separate and refrigerate within 6 hours of collection. Click here to print the Molecular Diagnostics requisition.
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