Test directory: Ova & Parasites, Non-Stool

Ordering Code4108
Test NameOva & Parasites, Non-Stool
AliasO & P, Body Fluid
O & P, Sputum
O & P, Urine
Preferred SpecimenNon-stool specimen (GI contents/discharge, Sputum, Bile,
Urine, etc.)
Preferred ContainerSterile Container
Optimum Volume5 mL
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 1 Hour
Refrigerated: 3 Days
Rejection CriteriaSpecimen older than stability limits, Frozen, Pooled specimens, Liver aspirates must be sent to pathology (submitted in preservatives)
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 2 Days
MethodologyConcentration and microscopic examination of sediment

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Source:ALLSee report.
Result:ALLSee report.