Name: Enterovirus by PCR, Stool
Test Name: Enterovirus by PCR, Stool
Health Link Test Code: RMISC
LIS Test Code: MISC
Methodology: Real-Time PCR
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
Specimen: See collection instructions.
Stool: 1 gram (minimum 0.3 mL)
CSF: See Test Directory entry Enterovirus by PCR, CSF
Other specimens: see Enterovirus by PCR, Respiratory
Outreach Specimen Processing:
Transport frozen specimen to the Laboratory on dry ice.
Immediately after stool collection is completed, transport specimen to the Laboratory. If transport is delayed, freeze specimen.
Interpretation Type: Reference Interval