Parechovirus RNA PCR

Test investigation

Parechovirus RNA PCR

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Comments precautions

Children <2 years old – collect in VTM

Storage conditions and sample stability

72 hrs. at 2°C to 8°C

Sample type

CSF/Faeces/Swab/Fluid

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

2 days

If ukas accredited

NNUH