Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
RSV Antigen Screen (seasonal testing)

CMH Lab Section
Microbiology

Specimen Requirements
Collect a nasopharyngeal aspirate, wash, swab or mid-turbinate nasal flocked swab.
Place specimen in viral transport media.

Availability
Seasonal testing - testing initiated 11/4/13

Turn Around Time
30 minutes

Methodology
Veritor System for RSV

Ranges
negative

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