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Test Name

Adult Botulism Exam

Bacterial Bioterrorism Agent Identification or Confirmation

Bordetella pertussis Identification or Confirmation

Bordetella pertussis Real-Time PCR

Blood Parasites

Carbapenemase Gene Detection

Corynebacterium diphtheriae Identification or Confirmation Referral for Toxin Testing

Enteric Isolation – Primary Specimen

Enterics for Referral to CDC

Escherichia coli and Shigella Identification, Serotyping, and Shiga Toxin Detection

Food Exam for Bacterial Contamination or Toxins

Fungal Identification: Coccidioides Real-Time PCR New Test

Fungal Identification: Mold MALDI-TOF MS

Fungal Identification: Referral to CDC

Fungal Identification: Yeast MALDI-TOF MS

Fungal Identification: Yeast and Mold Ribosomal DNA Sequencing New Test

Haemophilus influenzae Identification/Confirmation/Serotyping

Haemophilus influenzae Real-Time PCR

Legionella Identification or Confirmation to Genus

Miscellaneous Bacteria Identification

Modified Carbapenem Inhibition Method

Mycobacteria Culturing MGIT Only (MGIT-by-Mail Program)

Mycobacteria Isolation from Specimen

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex: Drug Susceptibility Testing, First Line

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex: Drug Susceptibility Testing, Second Line

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Identification to Species

Mycobacterium TB Complex Identification and Pyrazinamide Susceptibility Testing

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex: Molecular Detection of Drug Resistance

Neisseria meningitidis Identification/Confirmation/Serogrouping

Neisseria meningitis Real-Time PCR

Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterium

Parasites for Referral to CDC

Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis Subtyping

Reference Bacteriology for Referral to CDC

Reference Bacteriology for Referral to CDC Borrelia spp. Confirmation

Salmonella Identification and Serotyping

STEC Isolation for Enrichment Broth

Streptococcus pneumoniae Real-Time PCR

Streptococcus pneumoniae Identification/Confirmation/Serotyping

Vibrio, Aeromonas, and Related Organisms Identification

Vibrio cholerae Identification

Water Exam for Bacterial Contamination

Whole Genome Sequencing on MiSeq Platform

Yersina (non-Y. pestis) and other Enterobacteriaceae Identification

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