CARNP - Overview: Carbapenemase Detection-Carba NP Test

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CARNP    
Carbapenemase Detection-Carba NP Test

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

Confirmation of carbapenemase production from pure isolates of Enterobacteriaceae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Acinetobacter species

Additional Tests Lists tests that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial tests

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
CARNBCarbapenemase-Carba NP TestNoYes

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

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

Colorimetric Detection of Carbapenem Hydrolysis

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


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

Carbapenemase-Carba NP Test