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parasite exam, arthropod
Synonyms: Insect Identification 
Computer Code: (BUGID)
Specimen Collection: Place object into a clean, dry container. Transport to laboratory as soon as possible. 
Minimum Volume: N/A 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Place object into a clean, dry container. Transport to laboratory as soon as possible at room temperature. 
Reference Values: Negative - not of parasitic origin.  
Lab Code: MIC 
Requisition: SPEC M
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: preliminary ID: 2-24 hr 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 87168 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 82
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 10/31/2014
Time: 01:03:41 (24hr)