LEGRP - Overview: Legionella species, Molecular Detection, PCR

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: LEGRP    
Legionella species, Molecular Detection, PCR

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

Sensitive and rapid diagnosis of pneumonia caused by Legionella species

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

Rapid Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

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 PCR