Days Set Up
Daily
Analytic Time

3 - 4 days

MiChart Code
Mycoplasma pneumoniae PCR
Soft Order Code
MPRP

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Bronchus, Mycoplasma pneumoniae Culture
Culture, Mycoplasma, Respiratory
Lung Aspirate, Mycoplasma pneumoniae Culture
Nasopharynx, Mycoplasma pneumoniae Culture
PPLO Culture
Primary Atypical Pneumonia Culture
Primary Atypical Pneumoniae Culture
Sputum, Mycoplasma pneumoniae Culture
Mycoplasma pneumoniae Culture
MPN RESULT
MPN STATUS
M. pneumoniae Result
M. pneumoniae Status

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

PCR

Test Usage

Diagnosis of infections due to Mycoplasma pneumoniae.

Reference Range

Negative

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

Specimen Requirements

Normal Volume
1 swab or 0.5 mL fluid
Minimum Volume
1 swab or 0.5 mL fluid

Billing Information

CPT Code
87581
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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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.