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Stool pathogens by PCR

Lab Section: 

Microbiology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB8759

 

Methodology: 

PCR

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

1 day

Specimen Requirements: 

Collect Culture in a Sterile Container with minimum of 1mL stool; Cary Blair preservative also acceptable.

 

Other preservative are NOT acceptable and will be rejected.

 

Tests in this Panel: 

Test Name

Reference Interval

Vibrio [LRR18800]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Y. enterocolitica [LRR18805]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Shiga Toxin 1 [LRR18802]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Shigella [LRR18799]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Shiga Toxin 2 [LRR18803]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Salmonella [LRR18798]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Campylobacter [LRR18797]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

CPT Code(s): 

87506

Last Changed: 

12/10/2016 12:05:01

Last Reviewed: 

9/1/2017 11:59:04 AM