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Rotavirus Antigen Detection, Stool
ACM Test Number: 01663
Dept: Microbiology
SPECIMEN COLLECTION REQUIREMENTS
Collection Container:
Sterile Container
Specimen: Stool
Collection Notes: Stool sample in clean, dry container free of detergent residue, or obtained from a diaper.
Transport Temperature: Room Temperature
Specimen Volume: Preferred Volume: 10 Grams or 5 mL; Minimum Volume: 5 Gram s or 1 mL
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Performed: Monday - Sunday
Reported: Same Day
Methodology: Immunoassay (EIA)
CPT: 87425
Stability: Room Temperature: 24 Hours; Refrigerated: 2 Days
Reference Range:
Negative for Rotavirus Antigen