Days Set Up
Monday - Friday
Analytic Time

8 - 24 hours

MiChart Code
Tick-Borne Ab Panel S (Sendout)
Soft Order Code
TICK

Test Updated:

Synonyms

TICK
Arthropod Exam
Ectoparasite
Ectoparasite Exam
Mite Exam
Mites
Tick Exam
Ticks

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Macroscopic Exam

Test Usage

Identification of pathogenic organism.

Reference Range

No pathogenic tick or arthropod detected.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Place organism in container.

Collection Offsite

Place organism in container.

100ml Plastic Specimen Container
Minimum Volume
 

Billing Information

CPT Code
87168
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.