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Test ID: MTBPZ    
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex, Pyrazinamide Resistance by pncA DNA Sequencing

Available on the App Store

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

Detection of genotypic resistance to pyrazinamide by Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates

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

DNA Sequencing

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

Mtb PZA Resistance, pncA Sequencing

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

(AFB) Acid-Fast Bacilli
Acid-Fast Bacilli (AFB)
Antibiotic Susceptibility
Antimicrobial Susceptibility, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Bacillus, Acid-Fast
MTB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB)
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Susceptibility-Broth
Susceptibility Testing
Susceptibility, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
TB (Tuberculosis)
Tubercle Bacilli: Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Tuberculosis (TB)