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Explify Respiratory Pathogen Detection by Next Generation Sequencing
3002026
Ordering Recommendation

Detect respiratory pathogens in patients with pneumonia.

Mnemonic
RESP PATH
Methodology
Massively Parallel Sequencing
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-6 days
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), sputum, tracheal aspirate, or nasopharyngeal swab. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 2 mL BAL, sputum, or tracheal aspirate to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL) Place nasopharyngeal swab in viral transport media (ARUP Supply #12884) available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. Place each specimen in an individually sealed bag. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen 
Unacceptable Conditions
Thawed specimens. Nasopharyngeal swab not in viral transport media. 
Remarks
Specimen source required. 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 4 days; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


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Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
3002027EER Respiratory Pathogens Detection, NGS
3002028Respiratory Pathogens Detection, Source
3002029Respiratory Pathogens Detection by NGS
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Aliases

Performed at IDbyDNA Inc.