PARASITE EXAM, WORM

Synonyms: Parasite Worm Identification
Computer Code: (WORMID)
Specimen Collection: Place object into a clean, dry container. Transport to laboratory as soon as possible.
Minimum Volume: N/A
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Place object into a clean, dry container. Transport to laboratory as soon as possible. Transport specimen at room temperature.
Reference Values: Negative - not of parasitic origin.
Lab Code: MIC
Requisition: SPEC M
Test Frequency: Daily
Routine TAT: 2-24 hrs after receipt
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 87169
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII