Clostridium difficile Toxin B by PCR CDTXCR

Method(s) PCR
Specimen Required
Collect Submit ONE unformed (soft or loose) stool in a clean container, (at least 5 mL or 5 gm). Due to the high sensitivity and specificity of the test, additional specimens submitted within 7 days will be rejected.
Transport 5 mL or 5 gm stool. Inpatient; transport at 20-30ºC, Outpatient: transport at 2-8ºC.
Stability Ambient: 24 hours, Refrigerated: 5 days
Unacceptable Conditions Formed stool, swabs, specimens in liquid transport or preservative.
Schedule Daily
Billing Code 3010388
CPTCode 87493, 87798
Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)
Reference Interval

Negative.

No Appointment Necessary
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12 Patient Service Centers in Central New York.

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