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Test ID: MALCT    
Plasmodium Percent Parasitemia Reflex, Varies

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Calculation of percent parasitemia that can be used to predict prognosis and monitor response to treatment for patients with malaria

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Slides submitted for malaria parasitemia reflex are used for percent parasitemia analysis.

 

This test may be added to positive LCMAL / Malaria, Molecular Detection, PCR, Varies by physician request only.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see LMALP / Malaria PCR with Parasitemia Reflex, Varies.

 

Giemsa Stain

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

No

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Plasmodium Percent Parasitemia Rflx

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Malaria
Parasitemia
Plasmodium