Test ID: FLUMS    
Influenza Virus Type A and Type B, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), Molecular Detection, PCR, Varies

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Rapid and accurate detection of influenza A, influenza B, and respiratory syncytial virus in a single test


This test should not be performed unless the patient meets clinical and epidemiologic criteria for testing.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Multiplex Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Influenza A/B and RSV, PCR, Misc

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)