MicroGenDX-qPCR Rapid Screening and Next Generation DNA Sequencing for Unknown Microbes

Abbrev Code:XMISC   
Order Code:LAB4909Order Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Synonyms:Level 2 DecodEX; Pathogenius
Methodology:DNA sequencing
CPT Codes: x0
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 14 days.
Special Instructions:A completed specimen requisition and insurance information form must be sent with each sample available in the MicroGenDX test kit. All samples must use test kit provided by MicroGenDX.
Associated Links:

MicroGen Test Request Form

Collection Instructions

Specimen:Swab, tissue, urine
Collection Instructions:Obtain a sample using a curette or other debridement tools.
Causes for Rejection:Sample must be collected without Lidocaine.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Place the sample (tissue or entire applicator tip) into the provided 2 mL plastic container.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature with insurance information and completely filled out test requisition provided in the test kit via prepaid FedEx pack (no Saturday delivery).
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (MicroGenDX)


Reference Range:By report.

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