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Epic Code LAB2111126 Macroscopic Exam, Parasite

Test Name Alias

Macro Exam Parasite | Insect Identification | Worm Identification | Tick | Bedbug | Arthropod | 8796

Interface Order Alias

50070

Ordering Instructions

For definitive diagnosis, stool for a complete O&P exam must be ordered to examine for eggs.

Icons & Photos

Sterile Container with Screw-on Lid

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Parasite

Container/Tube: SAF Container (clear liquid) of the stool specimen collection kit, or sterile urine cup (for worms)

Collection Instructions: Parasite in preservative or sterile container

Specimen Transport Temperature (off-site collection): Ambient

Specimen Stability

Laboratory Retention: 3 days

Test Frequency

Available Monday-Friday, TAT usual 1-2 days

Reference Range

General identity of parasite / No parasites seen

Performing Department

MICROBIOLOGY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Manual

CPT

87169

87168 (as applicable)

CDM Code

4148370

4148369 (as applicable)

Epic Test ID

1230100909

LOINC

Macro Exam Parasite: 20932-0

Macro Exam Worm: 14789-2

Macro Exam Arthropod: 10644-3

Beaker LOINC

LOINC Not available

Mayo Access Code

SHO8796

Reviewed Date

7/31/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: MACROSCOPIC EXAM PARASITE
Beaker Display Name: Macroscopic Exam, Parasite
BEAKER TEST NAME: MACROSCOPIC EXAM PARASITE
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Macroscopic Exam Parasite

Beaker Synonyms

PARASITE|ARTHROPOD|MACRO

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW MICROBIOLOGY: STERILE CONTAINER A (Preferred)-Ambient