LAGU - Overview: Legionella Antigen, Urine

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: LAGU    
Legionella Antigen, Urine

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

An adjunct to culture for the presumptive diagnosis of past or current Legionnaires disease (Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1)

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

Immunochromatographic Membrane Assay

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

Legionella Ag, U

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

Legionella pneumophila
Legionnaires' Disease