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0377 : Ova and Parasite (O&P), Stool W/ Trichrome (1st specimen)


Alternate Name:
Parasites, Stool; Parasitology Examination, Stool; Stool Exam for Ova and Parasites
Microscopic Examination


Test Code:
Turnaround Time:
2 days
Preferred Specimen:
Ova & Parasite Mini
Alternative Specimen:
Eco Pak,Stool in yellow formalin cont.,O&P Kit (Total Fix)
Collection Instructions:
With applicator stick, place 10 gms of stool into each vial, label with patient name
Specimen Comment:
See kit instructions. Checks for Blastocystis hominis
Storage Instruction:
Room Temp
Scarlet Eligible:


CPT Codes:
87177 (1), 87209 (1)

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