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Test Code 5424048 PNEUMOCYSTIS JIROVECII DFA

Test ID

1239002199

Specimen Requirements

Collection Requirements Respiratory specimen: Bronchial washing, bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), or induced sputum.
Shipping / Handling Instructions Collect
Respiratory specimen: Bronchial washing, bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), or induced sputum.
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 5 mL respiratory specimen to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL) Place each specimen in an individually sealed bag.
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.
Unacceptable Conditions
Tissues. Formalinized specimens. Slides or swabs.
Remarks
Specimen source preferred.
Stability
Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable

Container Type

Laboratory Container Default Temperature Minimum Volume
ARUP STERILE CONTAINER Yes Refrigerated 0.5

Performing Sections

ARUP

Components

Component Name Component ID LOINC Code
SEE SCANNED RESULT 1813000
PNEUMOCYSTIS SOURCE: 1239003316 31208-2 (Specimen source:Prid:Pt:XXX:Nom:)
PNEUMOCYSTIS JIROVECII BY DFA 1239003317 700-5 (Pneumocystis jiroveci Ag:PrThr:Pt:XXX:Ord:IF)

Synonyms

PNEUMST
60052