Test Catalog

Test ID: CYCL    
Cyclospora Stain

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

The identification of Cyclospora cayetanensis as a cause of infectious gastroenteritis

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

For other diagnostic tests that may be of value in evaluating patients with diarrhea; the following algorithms are available in Special Instructions:

-Laboratory Testing for Infectious Causes of Diarrhea

-Parasitic Investigation of Stool Specimens Algorithm

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

Safranin Stain

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


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

Cyclospora Stain

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

Coccidian like bodies
Cyanobacter like Bodies
Cyclospora cayetanensis