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Zika Virus PCR, Urine

Order Name Zika Virus Ur
Test Number: 6906609
Revision Date 02/22/2018
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Zika Virus PCR, Urine
Qualitative PCR 79190-5 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred See Instructions Urine and Serum Sterile Screwtop Container Frozen
Instructions Collect both Urine and patient-matched Serum Separator Tube (SST).
Urine: Transfer 1 mL (Min: 0.5 mL) urine to a sterile container and Freeze
Collect and retain 2 mL (Min: 1 mL) of patient-matched serum at the client site in the event that serological follow-up testing is needed.
Unacceptable Conditions: Serum
Remarks: Specimen source required.
Stability: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 6 weeks
Please provide the following information on your requistion if possible.
- Is the patient pregnant?
- Relevent Zika Exposure?
- Symptoms consistent with Zika?


Testing should only be performed on individuals meeting Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) clinical criteria for Zika virus (eg, clinical signs and symptoms associated with Zika virus infection) and/or CDC epidemiological criteria for Zika virus (eg, history of residence in or travel to a geographic region with active Zika transmission at the time of travel, or other epidemiological criteria for which Zika virus testing may be indicated).
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Mon, Wed, Fri 
Expected TAT 1-4 days   
Clinical Use Testing should only be performed on individuals meeting Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) clinical criteria for Zika virus (eg, clinical signs and symptoms associated with Zika virus infection) and/or CDC epidemiological criteria for Zika virus (eg, history of residence in or travel to a geographic region with active Zika transmission at the time of travel, or other epidemiological criteria for which Zika virus testing may be indicated). 
Notes Prompt code: (6906613) Zika Virus Urine Source

Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 2014069
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 87662
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