ACANTHAMOEBA EYE EXAM

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ACANTHAMOEBA EYE EXAM

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Order Code ID

2380

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Corneal Scrapings or Vitreous Fluid

Container Type

Page's Amoeba Saline

CPT Code

87205,87206

Transport Temperature

Ambient

Turnaround Time

1 - 2 Days

Minimum Volume

LOINC

9781-6

LOINC Description

Acanthamoeba sp identified

Handling/Draw Instructions

Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable. Rejection Criteria: Specimens in media or preservatives. Dry specimens.

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Order Code ID

2380

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Corneal Scrapings or Vitreous Fluid

Container Type

Page's Amoeba Saline

CPT Code

87205,87206

Transport Temperature

Ambient

Turnaround Time

1 - 2 Days

Minimum Volume

LOINC

9781-6

LOINC Description

Acanthamoeba sp identified

Handling/Draw Instructions

Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable. Rejection Criteria: Specimens in media or preservatives. Dry specimens.