Comprehensive Parasitology Profile (CP)

This test evaluates stool for presence of parasites and levels of beneficial flora, imbalanced flora, pathogenic bacteria, and yeast. This is an ideal test for patients with sudden changes in bowel pattern, especially for those who have been traveling abroad or camping.

ANALYTE LIST: 

  • Bacteriology Culture, aerobic
  • Bacteriology Culture, aerobic x 3
  • Bacteriology Culture, anaerobic
  • Cryptosporidium EIA
  • Entamoeba histolytica
  • Giardia lamblia EIA
  • Parasite Identification, Concentrate Prep
  • Parasite Identification, Trichrome Stain
  • Yeast Culture

CPT CODES: 

  •  Bacteriology Culture, aerobic87045  
  •  Bacteriology Culture, aerobic x 387046  
  •  Bacteriology Culture, anaerobic87075  
  •  Cryptosporidium EIA87328  
  •  Entamoeba histolytica87336  
  •  Giardia lamblia EIA87329  
  •  Parasite Identification, Concentrate Prep87177  
  •  Parasite Identification, Trichrome Stain87209  
  •  Yeast Culture87102  

Specimen Requirements:  5cc random stool, purge, or swab in each vial - 3 SAFs, 1 Cary/Blair

Turn Around Time: 

14 Days

Kit Instructions:

Additional Information: 


© 1998 - 2014 Genova Diagnostics (GDX)
This website is intended for educational purposes only. It is not meant for use as diagnostic information and is part of Genova Diagnostics' communication with physicians and patients.