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20893-4Mycobacterium avium ss paratuberculosis [Presence] in Stool by Organism specific cultureActive

Part Descriptions

LP14504-2   Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP) is an obligate pathogenic bacterium in the genus Mycobacterium. It is often abbreviated M. paratuberculosis or M. avium ssp. paratuberculosis. It is the causative agent of Johne's disease, which affects ruminants such as cattle, and also perhaps the human disease Crohn's disease.

Recent studies have shown that MAP present in milk can survive pasteurization, which has raised human health concerns due to the widespread nature of MAP in modern dairy herds. MAP survival during pasteurization is dependent on the D72C-value of the strains present and their concentration in milk. It is heat resistant and is capable of sequestering itself inside white blood cells, which may contribute to its persistence in milk. It has also been reported to survive chlorination in municipal water supplies. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (Wikipedia)

LP6429-7   Organism specific culture
An organism-specific culture contains nutrients that optimize the growth of a specific organism and inhibitors that prevent the growth of competing organisms. Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
Organism specific culture

Additional Names

Short Name
M avium paraTB Stl Ql Cult
Display Name
M. avium ss paratuberculosis Org specific cx Ql (Stl)
Consumer Name Alpha
Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis culture, Stool

Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 1.0m
Last Updated
Version 2.56
Change Reason
The PrThr property is used for LOINC terms whose results are reported using an ordered categorical scale, regardless of whether or not an internal threshold was used to make that determination. This change was approved by the Laboratory LOINC Committee in June 2016.
Order vs. Observation

Reference Information

Type Source Reference
Webcontent Regenstrief Institute List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) - Genus Mycobacterium http://www.bacterio.cict.fr/m/mycobacterium.html

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis:aanwezigheid:moment:feces:ordinaal:organisme-specifieke kweek
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Mycobacterium avium ssp paratuberculosis:PrThr:Temps ponctuel:Selles:Ordinal:Culture spécifique de microorganisme
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Mycobacterium avium ssp paratuberculosis:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:Selles:Ordinal:Culture spécifique à un microorganisme
fr-FRFrench (France)
Mycobacterium avium sous-espèce paratuberculosis:Présence/Seuil:Ponctuel:Selles:Qualitatif:Culture spécifique
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Mycobacterium avium sottospecie paratuberculosis:PrThr:Pt:Feci:Ord:Organismo, coltura specifica
ko-KRKorean (Korea, Republic of)
조류형결핵균 아종 파라결핵성장염균:임의농도:검사시점:대변:순위척도:균 특이 배양
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Mycobacterium avium sub especie paratuberculosis:ACnc:Pt:Fezes:Ord:Cultura para microorganismo específico
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Mycobacterium avium подвид paratuberculosis:PrThr:ТчкВрм:Фекалии:Пор:Культура специфичного оранизма
es-ARSpanish (Argentina)
Mycobacterium avium subespecie paratuberculosis:concentración arbitraria:punto en el tiempo:materia fecal:ordinal:cultivo de organismo específico
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Mycobacterium avium subespecie paratuberculosis:Presencia o umbral:Punto temporal:Heces:Ordinal:Cultivo específico del organismo
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Mycobacterium avium subespecie paratuberculosis:PrThr:Punto temporal:Heces:Ord:Cultivos especíificos
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis:MevcEşik:Zmlı:Dışkı:Srl:Etken spesifik kültür

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