MAL - Overview: Rapid Malaria/Babesia Smear

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Test ID: MAL    
Rapid Malaria/Babesia Smear

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

The rapid and accurate detection and species identification of Plasmodium


Detection of Babesia, trypanosomes, and some species of microfilariae

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

Giemsa Stain

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

Malaria/Babesia Smear

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

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