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Strep Pneumoniae Antigen, Urine

Test Name:Strep Pneumoniae Antigen, Urine
Epic Order Code:LAB5297
CPT Code:87899
Specimen(s) Type:Urine
Acceptable Container(s): Plastic leak-proof cup with screw cap
Testing Schedule:7 days/week
Turn Around Time:STAT: 2 hours
 Routine: 4 hours
Collection Information:Random urine, no preservative. Excessively bloody or turbid specimens can inhibit the function of the test.
Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to lab immediately, store and transport at 2-8° C. Original specimen must be received in lab within 24 hours.
Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, improper/delay in transport. Specimens with dyes or unnatural color are not acceptable.
Reference Range:Negative