Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

Find A Test

Name of Test
Ova And Parasites
SoftLab Order Code
OAP
Epic Order Name
OVA AND PARASITE EXAMINATION
Epic Order ID
LAB955
Laboratory
In House
Raleigh
Additional Test Information
”ParaPak”
Sample Type
Stool
Collection Container
ParaPak or Sterile container
Collecting Volume
2.0 ml
Minimum Collecting Volume
1.0 ml
Storage or Stability
Ambient - Stool specimens in the ParaPaks are good indefinitely at room temperature.
Instructions
Stools should be placed into transport media within 30 minutes after collection

Microbiology Specimen Collection and Transport

 
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