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Test ID: FCPP    
Chlamydia Pneumoniae PCR

Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

TND – Target Not Detected (Negative)

Positive – Virus Detected


This test employs PCR and agarose gel electrophoresis detection of a chlamydia pneumoniae-specific conserved genetic target. A positive result should be coupled with clinical indicators for diagnosis. A negative CHLPPCR result (TND) does not exclude chlamydia involvement in a disease process.


Test Performed by:       University of Colorado Hospital

                                    Clinical Laboratory

                                    12401 E 17th Ave

                                    Aurora, CO 80045