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Published on September 18, 2017

Microsporidia PCR

Sterile Specimen Cup

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB11164
CPT Code(s)   87798
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: 5 grams of random stool; see comment.
  micro: 1 gram of stool
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory -Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Turnaround Time   5-7 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comments Random urine (5mLs) also acceptable but not specimen of choice.

Reviewed by jcayless on December 16, 2019

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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