Perianal Rapid Strep Screen Panel
Label Mnemonic: RSPOCO
Epic Lab Code: LAB7639
Downtime Form: A-1a Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Requisition
Microbiology
BT 6004
356-2591
Bacteriology/Virology Section
Specimen(s):
Perianal Swab
Collection Medium:
ESwab Collection & Transport System
Minimum:
Collect: ONE ESwab (Product #74541).

Send the ESwab and requisition to Microbiology. A rapid screen will be performed for Group A Streptococcus, followed by culture backup.
Comments:
This panel is available only in Epic.
CPT Code:
87880