Examination for Ova and Parasites in Respiratory Secretions

Last Modified: 11/19/2018 1:19:03 PM

Specimen Requirements: 10.0 mL Respiratory Secretions in a Sterile Container
Collection Instructions:

Collect Monday - Thursday

Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 48 hours Ambient
48 hours Refrigerated
Reference Range: No Ova and Parasites seen
Methodology: Centrifugation • Smear
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 5 to 6 days
Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: MSOT
EPIC Test Code:
Send Out Test Code: 212
CPT Coding: 87177

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