Item Value
Test name Rubella PCR
Available Stat? No
Performed by State Viral & Rickettsial Disease Laboratory
Normal range
Container type Urine cup, clean container, UTM
Collection Instructions Collect respiratory specimen within 7-10 days of symptom onset.
10-50 mL urine should be collected within 10 days of rash onset. First part of urine
stream is preferable.
Sample type Amniotic fluid, nasal wash, random urine, NPS or throat swab in UTM

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