Ureaplasma species, molecular detection, PCR, plasma-994

Test info

  
Ureaplasma species, molecular detection, PCR, plasma
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO

Specimen

  
EDTA plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  

The high sensitivity of amplification by PCR requires the specimen to be processed in an environment in which contamination of the specimen by Ureaplasma DNA is not likely.

Spin and separate within 24 hours of specimen collection

  

Sterile aliquot container

  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen - 7 days

  
  • PCR testing cannot be added on to a sample that has been opened and/or used for other testing. If the sample has already been used for testing, a new specimen will need to be collected.

Performance

  
Mayo Clinic Laboratories (URPRP): R-NX
  
Mo - Fr
  
4 days
  

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Using LightCycler and Fluorescent Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)

Clinical and Interpretive info

Billing

  
87798 x 2

Tracking

  
03/20/2017
  
02/19/2020