Item Value
Test name BK virus, DNA, Quantitative, plasma
Available Stat? No. However, if the patient needs the result rapidly, contact the Virology lab at 415-353-4730 to make sure the sample is included in the next available run.
Turn around times 2-5 days.
In House Availability Test performed 3x per week.
Performed by Microbiology
Normal range Not detected
Container type Lavender top (6 mL)
Amount to Collect 6 mL blood
Collection Instructions DO NOT draw from heparin containing line.
Sample type EDTA plasma

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667