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Campylobacter Antigen
0058002
Ordering Recommendation

Not recommended; poor positive predictive value.

Mnemonic
CAMPY
Methodology
Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-2 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Stool. 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 5 g stool to an unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP supply #40910) Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787 (Min 1 g). 
Also Acceptable:  Transfer 5 g stool winthin one hour of collection to enteric transport media (Cary-Blair) (ARUP supply #29799). (Min: 1 g)
Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens in any transport media other than indicated above. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Unpreserved Stool: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 4 days; Frozen: 1 week
Cary-Blair/C&S Media: Ambient: 4 days; Refrigerated: 4 days; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
Negative
Interpretive Data


Note
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Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0058002Campylobacter Antigen57768-4
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Aliases
  • C.coli
  • C.jejuni
  • CAMPY