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Name of Test
PCP by DFA Ref Lab
Alternate Names
180232 LC; Pneumocystis carinii
SoftLab Order Code
PNESM
Epic Order Name
PCP BY DFA (PNEUMOCYSTIS CARINII), REF LAB LC 180232
Epic Order ID
LAB3518
Laboratory
RefLab
Sample Type
Induced sputum, bronchial alveolar lavage (BAL), lung tissue, bronchial brush, tracheal aspirates, transtracheal aspirates, body fluids
Collection Container
Sterile container
Collecting Volume
10 mL induced sputum, 25 mL BAL, 1 cc tissue or biopsy fluid
Minimum Collecting Volume
5 mL induced sputum, 10 mL BAL, 0.5 cc tissue or biopsy fluid
Storage or Stability
Refrigerated
 
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