Enterovirus RNA PCR


Enterovirus RNA PCR

Site(s) or Laboratory offering Test/Investigation



Please note this investigation is not for PCR on blood samples. (Included on Viral Rash Screen)

Storage conditions and sample stability between collection and transport to Lab

72 hrs. at 2°C to 8°C

Sample type

CSF in sterile container, Faeces (Blue top or other sterile container), green top VTM Swab, Fluid in sterile container

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

2 days

If UKAS Accredited Test indicate at which site