Chlamydia pneumoniae PCR

Infectious Disease Laboratories:Virology

Test ID/Workstation: CPNPC CLEVE

Specimen Type: Sputum

Tube Type: Sterile container

Collection Volume: 1.0 mL (minimum 0.5 mL)

Cause for rejection: -

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Special Instructions: Bronchial lavage or respiratory swab in M4 media is also acceptable.

Days Performed: Sun-Sat


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

TAT: 4-7 days

Additional Info: Reference range: Not Detected

CPT Code: 87486

Synonyms: -

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