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Name of Test
CMV, Culture, non-blood, Ref Lab
Alternate Names
Cytomegalovirus Culture, 008201 LC
SoftLab Order Code
CMCU
Epic Order Name
CMV CULTURE, NON-BLOOD, REF LAB LC 008201
Epic Order ID
LAB255
Laboratory
RefLab
Additional Test Information
Bronchoalveolar lavage: Submit 10 to 50 mL fluid in sterile leakproof container and refrigerate.

Urine: A first morning clean catch urine should be submitted in a sterile screw-cap container. Refrigerate immediately and ship at 4°C. Do not freeze.

Other: Collect a viral transport swab for throat, cervical, semen, and biopsy sources. Refrigerate immediately and ship at 4°C. Do not freeze.
Sample Type
BAL, Urine, Throat, cervical, semen and biopsy sources
Collection Container
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Storage or Stability
Refrigerate
Causes For Rejection
Bacterial swab specimen; specimen received in grossly leaking transport container; dry specimen; specimens submitted in fixative or additive; specimen received in expired transport media or incorrect transport device
 
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