P JIROVECII, QUAL, PCR

Synonyms: Pneumocystis jirovecii DNA PCR
Computer Code: (NPJQ)
Specimen Collection: 0.7 mL bronchoalveolar lavage, bronchial wash, or sputum in sterile screw cap container.
Minimum Volume: 0.3 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Maintain sample refrigerated. Min. 0.3 mL fluid.
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 9 days
Stat TAT: NA
CPT Code(s): 87798
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII