Enteric virus culture

Registry Details

Area Health Science
Lab name Clinical Virology Laboratory
Lab location NCBID Wallaceville
Test name Enteric virus culture
Organisms Enterovirus (family: Picornaviridae; Genus: Enterovirus; Groups: Poliovirus types 1-3, Coxsackie A types 1-24, Coxsackie B types 1-6, Echovirus types 1-33, Enterovirus, types 68-71).Adenovirus (family: Adenoviridae; Genus: Mastadenovirus: human adenov
Requested for surveillance yes
Notice required yes
Media requirements Viral transport media
Pre-transport requirements 5 ± 3°C within 24 hours
Transport requirements 5 ± 3°C within 24 hours
How results reported Report will state enteric viral culture result for the specimen. There is a charge for the test.
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