Campylobacter Antigen
0058002
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CAMPY
Methodology
Qualitative Immunochromatography
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Stool.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 5 g stool to an unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP supply #40910).OR place 5 g stool in enteric transport media (Cary-Blair) within one hour of collection (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
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 4 days; Frozen: 2 weeks  
Reference Interval
Negative
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
87899
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0058002Campylobacter Antigen
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Cross References