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Covid 19 Nasal Swab Test (RT-PCR)
C19N

Information

SARS-CoV-2 RNA (COVID-19), Qualitative NAAT – The SARS-CoV-2 RNA (COVID-19), Nucleic-acid Amplification Test (NAAT) is a qualitative multi-target molecular diagnostics test that aids in the detection of COVID-19. This test is intended to be performed on respiratory specimens collected from individuals who meet the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) clinical and/or Epidemiological criteria for COVID-19 testing. For details visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/index.html.

Methodology
RT-PCR
Specimen Required

PBS Transport tube with swab
Atability: Ambient – 3 Days, Refrigerated – 3 Days, Frozen – 7 Days

CPT Code(s)
87635