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Test Directory

Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, no gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, no gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, no gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 2 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 2 weeks; refrigerated: 9 months; frozen: 1 year.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum separator tube
Specimen Container: Serum in a transfer tube collected from a Red Top Tube, No Gel
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: Unacceptable Refrigerated: Unacceptable Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Swab
Specimen Container: Universal transport medium
Specimen Volume: 1 swab
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 7 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Stool
Alternate Specimen: Random stool
Specimen Container: Plastic, leak-proof container
Specimen Volume: 10 Grams
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 4 hours @Refrigerated: 24 hours @Frozen: 60 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Required: Serum
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 Hours@Refrigerated: 72 Hours@Frozen: 28 Days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen type available
Specimen Container: EDTA Lavender-top tube
Specimen Volume: 0.8mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours @Refrigerated: 24 hours @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: No alternative sample
Specimen Container: light blue top tube 3.2% Sodium Citrate
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 8 hours @Refrigerated: 24 hours @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, no gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 day; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 4 ml
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 Days@Refrigerated: 14 days@Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top
Specimen Container: 2 Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 10mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 Days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 10mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 Days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Swab
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: VCM swab
Specimen Volume: 1 VCM
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours
Specimen Required: Throat swab
Specimen Container: VCM, throat or nasopharyngeal swab
Specimen Required: Nasopharyngeal aspirate or wash and Nasopharyngeal throat swabs
Alternate Specimen: Other respiratory samples may be submitted, but are only acceptable for viral culture
Specimen Container: VCM
Specimen Volume: 2 mL aspirate/wash added to equal volume of M4 medium.
Specimen Stability: V-C-M medium (green-cap) tube or equivalent: @Room temperature: Unacceptable @Refrigerated: 4 days @Frozen -20� C: Unacceptable @Frozen -70� C: 30 days @Raw (unpreserved) specimens: @Room temperature: Unacceptable @Refrigerated: 72 hours @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Specimen Container: Lavender top tube (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 2 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours; refrigerated : 48 Hours; frozen: unacceptable.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, no gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: SERUM
Specimen Container: SST
Specimen Volume: 2ML
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @-20� C: 30 days @-70� C: > 30 days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Specimen Container: Lavender top (EDTA) tube
Specimen Volume: 4 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days; refrigerated: 7 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen type available
Specimen Container: Red Top No Gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days@Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 15 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Specimen Container: Red top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 60 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 day @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Synovial fluid
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen type available
Specimen Container: Clean plastic tube
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room: 28 days@Refrigerated: 28 days @Frozen: 1 year
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 14 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days; refrigerated: 7 days; frozen: 28 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum separator tube
Specimen Container: Red top, No gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Specimen Container: Red top tube
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 14 days.
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Alternate Specimen: Lavender top (EDTA) tube
Specimen Container: Green top (sodium heparin) tube
Specimen Volume: 5 mL
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 6 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Stool
Alternate Specimen: Fecal laden swab
Specimen Container: Plastic screw-cap vial
Specimen Volume: 5 gram
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: unacceptable@Refrigerated: 72 hrs@Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days@
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Serum, Whole blood
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube, Lavender top EDTA
Specimen Volume: See each component
Specimen Stability: Serum:@Room temperature: 1 day @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 14 days@@Whole blood:@Room Temperature: 48 hours @Refrigerated: 5 days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, no gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 4 Days; refrigerated: 7 Days; frozen: 30 Days.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Container: VCM Medium
Specimen Volume: 2-3mL
Specimen Required: Nasopharyngeal aspir
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: VCM Medium ( green-cap tube)
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: Unacceptable@Refrigerated:48 Hours@Frozen (-70^C): 30 Days
Specimen Required: Nasopharyngeal (NP) aspirate or wash, NP swab, nasal swab, bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL).
Specimen Container: Viral, Chlamydia, or Mycoplasma culture transport (provided by LabCorp), or other appropriate transport medium; sterile screw-cap tube or container for nasal washings or bronchoalveolar lavage.
Specimen Volume: One viral transport or 1 mL aspirate/wash
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 day @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
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