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S51515: Legionella DNA, Qualitative Real-Time PCR [47500] Print View
Source      
Legionella species      
Legionella pneumophila      

PRIMARY
1 Bronchial Alveolar Lavage 1 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 30 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Bronchial Wash   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  
  Sputum (Induced)   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 30 Day(s)  
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Codes
87798,87541

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
METHODOLOGY: Real-Time PCR






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