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34964: Entamoeba Histolytica Antigen Detection Print View
E. histolytica Ag, EIA EIA  Not detected   

PRIMARY
1 Stool 2 (1) g   Refrigerated - 48 Hour(s)/Frozen - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Stool specimens should be transported in a clean or sterile
container as soon as possible and transported at 2 degrees C to
8 degrees C. Store specimens at -20 degrees C or lower if
transport cannot be performed within 48 hours.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
87337

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Stool in preserative; rectal swabs; diaper specimens; liver abscess
Transport Temperature: Ship frozen on dry ice within 24 hours. If longer storage is required, freeze at -70 C.






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