STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE ANTIGENS, URINE

Specimen Required
Collect random urine and send 3.0 mL urine (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Methodology
Immunochromatography

Stability
Room temperature: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeFLPNU
CPT-4 Code (s)
87899
LOINC Codes
24027-5

Warde
Medical
Laboratory