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STREP (GRP B) SCREEN PCR

SIM

40056 

CPT

87081 

Synonyms

GrpB Strep Screen

Specimen Type

Vaginal-Rectal Swab 

Container

BD Culture Swab Plus

Collection Instructions

 

Volume

Culture Swab Plus Collector

Additional Information

 

Patient Preparation

 

Specimen Processing Instructions

 

Transport Requirements

Room Temp

Specimen Stability

Room Temp <48 hrs 

Rejection Criteria

• Stability exceeded 
• Improper labeling or identification 
• Improper collection swab

Reference Range

Grp B Strep Negative

Critical Value

 

Test Includes

Molecular PCR identification of Grp B Strep. 

Methodology

PCR 

Testing Frequency

Daily  

 

Reviewed By

Frankie Rice 

Reviewed Date

1/15/2019

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