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Diagnostic Vitrectomy Orders

Important Note

Refer to the Mayo Test Catalog entries for specifics of each test included in this group of orders.

The following Mayo codes should be ordered in MayoAccess on these occular fluid specimens when an order is received for Anterior Chamber Paracentesis.

  • GEN Bacterial Culture, Aerobic
  • ANAE Bacterial Culture, Anaerobic
  • LCMS Leukemia/Lymphoma Immunophenotyping by Flow Cytometry
  • LCMV Cytomegalovirus, PCR
  • LHSV Herpes simplex Virus, PCR
  • PTOX Toxoplasma gondii, PCR
  • LVZV Varicella zoster Virus, PCR

Additional Codes

 Order codes from the various hospital and laboratory systems:

  • UCL System:
    • 950 - Miscellaneous Test for Bacterial Culture, Aerobic
    • 950 - Miscellaneous Test for Bacterial Culture, Anaerobic
    • YL1 - Leukemia/Lymphoma Immunophenotyping by Flow Cytometry
    • YP1 - Cytomegalovirus, PCR
    • Y6N - Herpes simplex Virus, PCR
    • 950 - Miscellaneous for Toxoplasma gondii, PCR
    • YMV - Varicella zoster Virus, PCR
  • MA System:
    • YGEN - Bacterial Culture, Aerobic
    • YANAE - Bacterial Culture, Anaerobic
    • YL1 - Leukemia/Lymphoma Immunophenotyping by Flow Cytometry
    • YP1 - Cytomegalovirus, PCR

    • Y6N - Herpes simplex Virus, PCR
    • YPTOX - Toxoplasma gondii, PCR
    • YMV - Varicella zoster Virus, PCR
  • PowerChart:
    • Miscellaneous Lab (for Bacterial Culture, Aerobic)
    • Miscellaneous Lab (for Bacterial Culture, Anaerobic)
    • Lymphoid Cytoflow
    • Cytomegalovirus PCR
    • Herpes simplex Virus Rapid PCR
    • Miscellaneous Lab (for Toxoplasma gondii, PCR)
    • Varicella Zoster PCR
  • Epic:
    • LAB2607 Miscellaneous Lab Test Order (for Bacterial Culture, Aerobic)
    • LAB2607 Miscellaneous Lab Test Order (for Bacterial Culture, Anaerobic)
    • Lymphoid Cytoflow (must be ordered via the lab system no code in Epic)
    • LAB2364 Cytomegalovirus PCR Qual
    • LAB917 HSV PCR
    • LAB2607 Miscellaneous Lab Test Order (for Toxoplasma gondii, PCR)
    • LAB3218 Varicella Zoster Virus PCR

 

Test Method

Bacterial Culture, Aerobic: Conventional Culture Technique

Bacterial Culture, Anaerobic: Conventional Culture Techniques

Leukemia/Lymphoma Immunophenotyping by Flow Cytometry: Immunophenotyping

Cytomegalovirus PCR: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction with TaqMan Probe Hybridization (RT-PCR)

Herpes simplex PCR: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization

Toxoplasma gondii PCR: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization

Varicella zoster PCR: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization