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Test Compendium

4009: Clostridium difficile PCR

Test Code

  • 4009

Test Synonym

  • C DIFFICILE TOXIN,5087

Specimen Requirements

  • Stool

Container

  • Stool Container

Storage

  • Ambient Or Refrigerated

Turn Around Time

  • 2 days

CPT Codes

  • 87493
    *The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are provided for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the responsibility of the billing entity. Please direct any questions regarding the CPT coding to the payer being billed.

Special Instructions

  • Stool in a Sterile screw cap container (liquid or soft unformed specimen)

Specimen Stability

  • Room temp 2 days, refrigerated 5 days. Do Not Freeze

Reference Range

  • Fasting Sex Message Lines Ref Ranges Unit of Measure
    Negative