PARCT - Overview: Malaria Percent Parasitemia

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: PARCT    
Malaria Percent Parasitemia

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

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see LMALP / Malaria PCR with Parasitemia Reflex.

 

Calculation of percent parasitemia that can be used to predict prognosis and monitor response to treatment for patients with malaria and babesiosis

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.

Yes

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

Malaria Percent Parasitemia

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

Plasmodium
Parasitemia