ROTAVIRUS ANTIGEN - STOOL

LAB443

 

Collect

Stool.

Specimen Preparation

Transfer 5 g stool to an unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP Supply #40910). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 1 g)

Unacceptable Conditions

Diapers. Specimens in media or preservatives.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen.

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 1 week

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay

Reported

Within 24 hours

Synonyms

  • LAB443

Ordering Recommendations

Diagnose rotavirus-associated gastroenteritis. For antigen testing panel that includes adenovirus and rotavirus, refer to Rotavirus and Adenovirus 40-41 Antigens (0065067).

Reference Interval

Negative

CPT Codes

87425
Collection

LAB443

 

Collect

Stool.

Specimen Preparation

Transfer 5 g stool to an unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP Supply #40910). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 1 g)

Unacceptable Conditions

Diapers. Specimens in media or preservatives.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen.

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 1 week
Ordering

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay

Reported

Within 24 hours

Synonyms

  • LAB443

Ordering Recommendations

Diagnose rotavirus-associated gastroenteritis. For antigen testing panel that includes adenovirus and rotavirus, refer to Rotavirus and Adenovirus 40-41 Antigens (0065067).
Result Interpretation

Reference Interval

Negative
Administrative

CPT Codes

87425

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