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Urgent Legionella pneumophila antigen, urine

Fee code: 20387


Jordi Vila Estapé


> Microbiology Department

Method description


Delivery time

2 hours

Note to delivery time



Specimen type


Specimen volume

10 mL

Specimen minimum volume

10 mL

Collection instructions


Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions

At room temperature if it is submitted within 2 hours of collection or refrigerated if submitted later

Rejection criteria

Sample collected at the wrong time interval or improper transportation conditions, Non-sterile sample container, Duplicate sample on the same day and for the same analysis


Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Urgent Legionella pneumophila antigen Negative      

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