Test Catalog

Test ID: BMIYC    
Borrelia miyamotoi Detection PCR, Spinal Fluid

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

Aids in the diagnosis of Borrelia miyamotoi infection in conjunction with clinical findings

Highlights

This assay is intended as an aid in the diagnosis of Borrelia miyamotoi infection in conjunction with clinical findings.

 

The preferred method for detecting B miyamotoi is PCR.

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

See Acute Tick-Borne Disease Testing Algorithm in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

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

Yes

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

Borrelia miyamotoi Detection PCR, C

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

Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever