Hepatitis C RNA (Viral Load & Genotyping)

Test Name:   Hepatitis C RNA (Viral Load & Genotyping)
Alternate Name (s):    
Laboratory Module:   LAB
Ordering Mnemonic:   HEPCRNA
Specimen Type:   


Collection Container:   Red - 5.0 ml
Container Information
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Collection Information:   This test must have a Liver profile complete prior to sending.
Test Schedule:  

Monday thru Friday send-out

Turnaround Time:   Routine

7 days

Stat / Urgent
Reference Interval:  

Includes HepC RNA Qualitative (Genotyping) and Hep C RNA Quantitative (Viral Load) and also includes a Hepatic Panel

Critical Values:    
Lab Process Notes :   Must send the Hepatic Panel results when sending out.
Storage & Transport:   HEPC RNA- separate within 4 hours, minimum of 2.5mls of serum, send frozen to PHL.
Test Referred to :    Public Health Laboratories


Updated last 2017.12.12 ll

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