Test Name: xTAG GPP
Methodology: Molecular Genetics
Multiplexed nucleic acid test intended for the simultaneous qualitative detection and identification of mulitple viral, parasitic, and bacterial nucleic acids in human stool specimens from individuals with signs and symptons of infectious colitis or gastroenteritis.
Storage and Transport
Stool specimens should be collected as soon after onset of symptons as possible. Fresh stool specimens should be placed in provided collection xTAG GPP colelction tube.
Specimen Rejection Criteria
Turn Around Time (TAT): 3 Days
CPT Codes*: 87493, 87798, 87502, 87505, 87506, 87507
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