Benefits:

  • Delivers one-day results
  • Identifies bacteria regardless of recent antibiotic use
  • Identifies difficult to culture pathogens
  • Offers simplicity of single sample collection
  • Yields greater than 95% analytical sensitivity and specificity

Chief Complaints for Consideration:

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    Abdominal pain generalized
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    Abnormal loss of weight
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    Abdominal pain left lower quadrant
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    Abdominal pain unspecified site
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    Blood in stool
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    Colitis, enteritis and gastrointeritis of presumed infectious origin
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    Diarrhea of presumed infectious origin
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    Digestive system symptom NEC
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    Fever NOS
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    Functional diarrhea
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    Nausea alone
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    Nausea with vomiting
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    Noninfectious gastrointeritis NEC
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    Viral enteritis NOS
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    Vomiting alone

Collection Procedures:

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Gastrointestinal Panel:

    Campylobacter jejuni
    Clostridium difficile (toxin B gene)
    Enterohemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC)
       – Shiga-like toxin gene (stx1)
       – Shiga-like toxin gene (stx2)
    Enteroinvasive E. coli/Shigella (EIEC)
    Enteropathogenic E. coli (EPEC)
    Enterotoxigenic E. coli (ETEC)
    Salmonella enterica
    Vibrio parahaemolyticus

    Adenovirus types 40, 41
    Norovirus
    Rotavirus
    Cryptosporidium parvum
    Giardia lamblia

Report Format:

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