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Epic Test Name Gastrointestinal Pathogen, PCR, Feces
Components
Synonyms
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Cary-Blair Transport Media
Specimen Type
Preferred Collection Volume 1 gram or 5mL
Minimum Collection Volume
Collection Instructions Nursing to collect fresh stool and place in Cary-Blair transport media within 2 hours of collection. Specimen must be in Cary-Blair transport media prior to being sent to the laboratory
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology
Reference Range
CPT Code(s)
Department Referrals
Contact Information
Turn Around Time 
Performed
Performed by Mayo Laboratories
Link https://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Clinical+and+Interpretive/63169
Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/12/2018


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