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Mycoplasma Pneumoniae PCR

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Test ID   LAB261
EPIC ORDER
  MYCOPLASMA PNEUMONIAE PCR
CPT Code(s)   87581
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine:
Sputum; BAL; CSF; Pleural Fluid; Pericardial Fluid; UVT for Throat or NP Swab (Lawson #050750); see Comments
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
Turnaround Time   5-7 days
Reference Range   See separate report
     
Comments For fluids, collect 1 mL in sterile container. For swabs, deliver to laboratory as soon as possible.

Reviewed by christopher parker on September 25, 2017

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.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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