Hepatitis C PCR
Note new minimum volume of sample: 1 mL serum due to a new more sensitive assay.
|Plain Tube with gel|
|2-8 deg required if transport delayed > 30 mins|
Do not send heparinised blood. Please note that Hepatitis C PCR can only be performed on a sample tube which has NOT been used for other testing. For this reason, this test cannot be added to previously collected samples.
Minimum Adult Volume:
Paediatric Minimum Volume:
Result Turnaround Time:
Laboratory Use Only