GI Parasite Panel, Stool

Orderable EAP code:

LAB103249

Billable EAP Codes:

80005464
80004403
80005465

CPT Codes:

87505
87506
87507

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Includes:

Giardia Lamblia, Cryptosporidium, Entamoeba Histolytica

Test Schedule:

Daily

Specimen Requirements:

Place stool specimen in Black Total Fix Vial media within one hour of collection. If fresh stool is received, lab staff should place specimen in Black Total Fix Vial within one hour of receipt.

Reference Range:

Not Detected

Synonyms:

Entamoeba Histolytica
Gastrointestinal Parasite Panel
Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel
GI Pathogen Panel
Giardia Lamblia Cryptosporidium
Stool Pathogen Panel

GI Extended Bacterial Panel, Stool

Orderable EAP code:

LAB103255

Billable EAP Codes:

80005464
80004403
80005465

CPT Codes:

87505
87506
87507

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Includes:

Salmonella species, Campylobacter species, Shigella species/EIEC, E. coli Shiga Toxin (1 and 2), Plesiomonas shigelloides, Vibrio species, Yersinia enterocolitica, Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC)

Test Schedule:

Daily

Specimen Requirements:

Place stool specimen in Orange Parapak C&S media within one hour of collection. If fresh stool is received, lab staff should place specimen in Orange Parapak C&S media within one hour of receipt.

Reference Range:

Not Detected

Synonyms:

Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
ETEC
Gastrointestinal Extended Bacterial Panel
Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel
Plesiomonas Shighelloides
Vibrio species
Yersinia Enterocolitica

GI Bacterial Panel, Stool

Orderable EAP code:

LAB103248

Billable EAP Codes:

80005464
80004403
80005465

CPT Codes:

87505
87506
87507

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Includes:

Salmonella species, Campylobacter species, Shigella species/EIEC, E. coli Shiga Toxin (1 and 2)

Test Schedule:

Daily

Specimen Requirements:

Place stool specimen in Orange Parapak C&S media within one hour of collection. If fresh stool is received, lab staff should place specimen in Orange Parapak C&S media within one hour of receipt.

Reference Range:

Not Detected

Synonyms:

Campylobacter
EIEC
Gastrointestinal bacterial panel
Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel
GI Pathogen Panel
Salmonella
Shiga Toxin
Shigella
Stool Pathogen Panel

GI Virus Panel, Stool

Orderable EAP code:

LAB103247

Billable EAP Codes:

80005464
80004403
80005465

CPT Codes:

87505
87506
87507

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Includes:

Adenovirus, Astrovirus, Norovirus, Rotavirus, Sapovirus

Test Schedule:

Daily

Specimen Requirements:

Place stool specimen in Orange Parapak C&S media within one hour of collection. If fresh stool is received, lab staff should place specimen in Orange Parapak C&S media within one hour of receipt.

Reference Range:

Not Detected

Synonyms:

Adenovirus
Astrovirus
Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel
Gastrointestinal Virus Panel
GI Pathogen Panel
Norovirus
Rotavirus
Sapovirus
Stool Pathogen Panel
Stool Virus Panel

Worm Identification

Orderable EAP code:

LAB100017

Billable EAP Codes:

80001893 x 1

CPT Codes:

87169 x 1

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Test Schedule:

Results available in 1 to 2 days

Specimen Requirements:

Specimen in a clean container. Add 70% alcohol to cover the worm.

Synonyms:

Parasite I.D.
Parasite ID
Taenia Proglottids
Tape Worm

Varicella Zoster Antibody, IgG

Orderable EAP code:

LAB00648

Billable EAP Codes:

80001925 x 1

CPT Codes:

86787 x 1

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Test Schedule:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Results are available in 24 to 48 hours.

Specimen Requirements:

10 mL blood in a RED top tube. A non-hemolyzed specimen is required.

Pediatric Specimen Requirements:

0.5 mL blood in a microtainer RED top tube.

Reference Range:

Negative

Positive antibody index: greater than or equal to 1.1
Negative antibody index: less than or equal to 0.8
Equivocal: 0.9 to 1.0

Synonyms:

VZV
Chicken Pox
Shingles
Varicella-Zoster Immune Status
Herpes Zoster Antibodies

T3, Total

Orderable EAP code:

LAB00128

Billable EAP Codes:

80002047 x 1

CPT Codes:

84480 x 1

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Test Schedule:

Performed once per week.

Units:

ng/dL

Specimen Requirements:

2 mL blood in a RED top tube

Pediatric Specimen Requirements:

1 mL blood in a RED top tube

Reference Range:

87 to 178

Synonyms:

T3 by RIA
Total Triiodothyronine

Rubella Antibody, IgG

Orderable EAP code:

LAB00280

Billable EAP Codes:

80001898 x 1

CPT Codes:

86762 x 1

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Test Schedule:

Test performed five times per week. Results are available in 24 to 72 hours.

Interpretation:

NONIMMUNE: No detectable IgG antibody. Indicates insufficient protection from illness upon exposure.
IMMUNE: IgG antibodies present. Indicative of previous exposure from disease or vaccine, therefore protected.

Specimen Requirements:

5 mL blood in a RED top tube

Pediatric Specimen Requirements:

0.6 mL blood in a microtainer RED top tube

Reference Range:

Cutoff values (numeric value not reported):
Non-Immune: less than or equal to 0.7 AI
Equivocal: 0.8 to 0.9 AI
Immune: greater than or equal to 1.0 AI

Comments:

If a current (acute) infection is suspected, or in the case of newborns, Rubella IgM test is recommended. Serum should be stored frozen if not tested immediately.

Rheumatoid Factor

Orderable EAP code:

LAB00297

Billable EAP Codes:

80002071 x 1

CPT Codes:

86431 x 1

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Test Schedule:

Performed Monday - Friday

Units:

IU/mL

Specimen Requirements:

5 mL blood, RED top tube

Pediatric Specimen Requirements:

0.2 mL serum

Reference Range:

0 - 15

Synonyms:

Rheumatoid Factor, Quant. Serum, RA Factor

Prostate Specific Antigen, Free And Total

Orderable EAP code:

LAB00607

Billable EAP Codes:

80002099 x 1 (Free)
80002098 x 1 (Total)

CPT Codes:

84154 x 1 (Free)
84153 x 1 (Total)

Lab Section:

Kaiser Regional Laboratory

Includes:

Total PSA, Free PSA and % Free PSA

Test Schedule:

Test performed on Wednesdays. Results are available the next day.

Units:

ng/mL

Specimen Requirements:

5 mL blood in a RED top tube

Pediatric Specimen Requirements:

4 mL blood in a RED top tube

Reference Range:

Total
0 days through 49 years old: Less than 2.5
50 years through 59 years old: Less than 3.5
60 years through 69 years old: Less than 4.5
70 years old or greater: Less than 6.5

% Free
All ages: greater than 25

Synonyms:

PSA, Free And Total

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