Tick Identification with Reflex to Borrelia Species by PCR (Lyme Disease) TICFLX

Method(s) Qualitative Microscopy/Qualitative Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
Specimen Required
Collect

Full intact tick, dead

Transport

Transport tick room temperature in 70% ethanol in an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 tick) Also acceptable: Refrigerated.

Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Stability

Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Unacceptable

Schedule Varies
Billing Code 5011686
CPTCode 87168; IF REFLEXED, ADD 87801
No Appointment Necessary
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12 Patient Service Centers in Central New York.

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