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Test ID: TB2LN    
Susceptibility, Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex, Second Line

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

Yes

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

Determination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex minimal inhibitory concentrations to second-line antimicrobial agents

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
STV2Susceptibility, Mtb Cx, 2nd LineNo, (Bill Only)Yes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

When this test is ordered, the additional test will always be performed and charged separately.

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) by Microtiter Broth Dilution Method

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

Susceptibility, Mtb Complex, 2 Line

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

Acid-Fast Bacilli (AFB)
AFB (Acid-Fast Bacilli)
Antibiotic Susceptibility
Antimicrobial Susceptibility, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Bacillus, Acid-Fast
MTB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Mycobacteria Antimicrobial Susceptibility (MIC) (Minimum Inhibitory Concentration)
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB)
Susceptibility Testing
Susceptibility, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
TB (Tuberculosis)
Tubercle Bacilli: Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Tuberculosis (TB)