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group b streptococcus dna amplification
Synonyms: Group B Strep PCR; GBS PCR 
Computer Code: (GRPBD) (GBSD)
Specimen Collection: Cervical or vaginal/rectal swab 
Minimum Volume: N/A 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Maintain at room temperature. 
Reference Values: Negative  
Lab Code: MIC 
Requisition: MOL DIAG
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 2 days 
Stat TAT: N/A 
CPT Code(s): 87653 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 31
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 09/23/2014
Time: 02:23:29 (24hr)