RSV, rapid antigen

Alphabetical Test listing

RSV, rapid antigen-6533A

  
RSV, rapid antigen
  
6533A
  
87807.0
  
RSV
  
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  

Detection of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) in infants and pediatric patients under the age of 20

  
Nasopharyngeal (NP) swab
  

If a back-up culture is requested for a negative result on a swab, a separate collection in M5 transport media is required.

  

ESwab flexible mini-tip collection kit (blue)

  
Nasopharyngeal washing or aspirate
  

NP swab:

ESwab mini-tip collection kit (green)

Other Nasopharyngeal bacterial culture swab

NP washing or aspirate:

Sterile container

  
3.0 (minimum 1.0) mL
  

NP swab

ESwab mini-tip collection kit (green)

Other Nasopharyngeal bacterial culture swab

NP washing or aspirate

Sterile container

  

Refrigerated - 72 hrs

  
  • Standard size Eswab (ESwab standard tip collection kit [white]) collections
  • Nasal swabs
  
  • NP washings or aspirates in excess of 3mL decrease test sensitivity
  
AHL - Microbiology: M
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Immunoassay

  

Negative

  
  
87807
  
No
  
01/23/2004
  
06/04/2019
  
03/03/2020