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Determining whether a bacterial enteric pathogen is the cause of diarrhea
May be helpful in identifying the source of the infectious agent (eg, dairy products, poultry, water, or meat)
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|RMALD||Ident by MALDI-TOF mass spec||No||No|
|ISAE||Aerobe Ident by Sequencing||No||No|
|REFID||Additional Identification Procedure||No||No|
|SALS||Serologic Agglut Method 1 Ident||No||No|
|SHIG||Serologic Agglut Method 3 Ident||No||No|
|KPND1||KPC and NDM PCR||No, Internal (Bill Only); Yes External (Order KPNRP)||No|
|HODGB||Carbapenamase-Modified Hodge Test||No, Internal (Bill Only); Yes External (Order HODGE)||No|
|CARNB||Carbapenemase-Carba NP Test||No, Internal (Bill Only): Yes External (Order CARNP)||No|
When this test is ordered, the reflex tests may be performed and charged separately. Includes Aeromonas, Campylobacter, Salmonella, Shigella, and Yersinia.
Note: Does not include culture for Escherichia coli O157:H7.
See Laboratory Testing for Infectious Causes of Diarrhea in Special Instructions.
Conventional Culture Technique