Cryptosporidium Antigen by EIA
0060045
Ordering Recommendation
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Mnemonic
CRYSPOR
Methodology
Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay
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
Preserve 5 g stool in 10 percent formalin within one hour of collection (ARUP supply #16355). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 1 g)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens in any other preservative than indicated above.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 9 months; Refrigerated: 9 months; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
Negative
Interpretive Data
Note
This immunoassay is not a substitute for a comprehensive Ova & Parasite Exam, Fecal (0060240).
CPT Code(s)
87328
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0060045Cryptosporidium Antigen by EIA
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Cross References
  • Coccidia
  • Cryptosporidium Antigen
  • Cryptosporidium Antigen, Feces
  • Ova and Parasite Exam by EIA