Fungal Identification by ITS rDNA Sequencing
0060756
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
MC YSTSEQ
Methodology
Sequencing
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
3-8 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Actively growing mold or yeast in pure culture.  
Specimen Preparation
Transport sealed container with pure culture on agar slant. Place each specimen in an individually sealed bag.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. If culture is suspected of being a microorganism listed as infectious substance affecting humans on IATA list, submit specimen according to Biological Substance, Category A, shipping guidelines.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Isolates from environmental sources. Mixed cultures or non-viable organisms. Agar plate.  
Remarks
Specimen source preferred.  
Stability
Ambient: 4 weeks; Refrigerated: 4 weeks; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data
This test is performed pursuant to an agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.

See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
87153
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0060756Fungal Identification by ITS rDNA Seq
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Aliases
  • Fungi sequencing identification
  • mold
  • mould
  • yeast