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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.

Not detected = Negative, no virus detected

Detected = Positive, virus detected


This test employs PCR amplification 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 "Not detected" result for this assay does not exclude Chlamydia pneumoniae involvement in a disease process.


Test Performed by:       University of Colorado Hospital

                                    Clinical Laboratory

                                    12401 E 17th Ave

                                    Aurora, CO 80045