Bartonella, DNA PCR

Alphabetical Test listing

Bartonella, DNA PCR-994

  
Bartonella, DNA PCR
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Bartonella henselae
Bartonella quintana, PCR
  

This test is intended to be used as an aid in the diagnosis of infections caused by Bartonella henselae or Bartonella quintana

  
EDTA whole blood
  
  
0.5 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Lavender (EDTA), 4mL

 

  
ACD whole blood
Lymph node tissue
  

Yellow ACD (A or B)

 

  

Yellow ACD (A or B) or

Sterile container (tissue)

  

Whole blood
Ambient (preferred) - 14 days
Refrigerated - 14 days

Lymph node tissue
Frozen - 30 days

  
  • Quantity not sufficient for analysis
  • Gross specimen contamination
  • Specimen too old
  • Leaking or broken tube
  • 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.
  
LabCorp Burlington (138350): R-NX
  
2x/week
  
5 days
  

Real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

  

Negative

  
87471
  
Result 33986-1
  
05/31/2019
  
02/19/2020