Test Catalog

Test ID: ACT    
Actinomyces Culture

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

Diagnosing anaerobic Actinomyces involved in infections

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
ISANAnaerobe Ident by SequencingNo, (Bill Only)No
TISSRTissue ProcessingNo, (Bill Only)No
RMALAId MALDI-TOF Mass Spec AnaerobeNo, (Bill Only)No

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

When this test is ordered, the reflex tests may be performed and charged.

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

Conventional Culture Techniques

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

Actinomyces Culture

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