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Legionella and S. pneumoniae antigen, urine

Lab Section: 

Microbiology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB4117

 

Methodology: 

Lateral flow immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

4 hours

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 ml of urine in a sterile container
Gray Top Tube - Urine also acceptable.
Transport: Sample should arrive within 2 hours of collection.

 

Tests in this Panel: 

Test Name

Reference Interval

S. pneumoniae Urine Antigen

Negative

Legionella Urine Antigen

Negative

CPT Code(s): 

87449x2

Last Changed: 

12/10/2016 10:51:39

Last Reviewed: 

9/1/2017 1:49:45 PM