EXPECTED TURNAROUND TIME
Results released Tuesday and Friday morning.
If a sample is received after 1PM on Thursday it is released Tuesday morning.
If a sample is received after 1PM on Monday it is released Friday morning.
(TAT is the interval starting when a specimen and order are received in the laboratory and ends with release of the test result.) In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
Plastic vial w/buffer solution
Refrigerate sample ASAP.