VRERP - Overview: Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus, Molecular Detection, PCR

Test Catalog

Test ID: VRERP    
Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus, Molecular Detection, PCR

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Identifying carriers of vancomycin-resistant enterococci

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

VRE PCR

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

VRE (Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus)