Important Information about Monkeypox from NC-DHHS (5/20/2022) to All North Carolina Clinicians and Laboratorians

Parasite Exam - Pinworm

Test ID LAB248
EPIC Order PINWORM EXAM
CPT Code(s) 87172
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Clinical Microbiology, 984-974-1805
Tube Station 82
Specimen Routine: Swube (tm) Pinworm Paddle
Availability Routine: Specimens accepted 24 hours/7days
STAT: NA
Turnaround Time 24 - 48 hours
Specimens received on Sat/Sun or Holidays will be examined on the next regular work day.

Reviewed by jcarr on December 08, 2021

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