BARTB - Overview: Bartonella, Molecular Detection, PCR, Blood

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Test Name

Test ID: BARTB    
Bartonella, Molecular Detection, PCR, Blood

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

Diagnosing Bartonella infection where Bartonella DNA would be expected to be present in blood, especially endocarditis

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

Rapid 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.


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

Bartonella PCR, B

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

Cat Scratch Disease (CSD)
CSD (Cat Scratch Disease)