LOINC
Version 2.72

74745-1Deprecated Methicillin resistance (mecA) gene [Presence] by Nucleic acid capture and probe detection in Positive blood cultureDeprecated

Status Information

Status
Deprecated
Reason
Duplicate
Comment
Recommend using the term with System Isolate/Specimen and Method Molgen that aligns with the new LOINC model for molecular resistance testing that was approved by Laboratory LOINC Committee in June 2018
Map-To Long Common Name Mapping Guidance
48813-0 Methicillin resistance mecA gene [Presence] by Molecular method

Part Description

LP183540-6   Probe.mag capture
Nucleic acid is first concentrated and purified using a bead-based method, followed by a oligonucleotide probe detection of sequence of interest with signal enhancement. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Regenstrief LOINC, Wikipedia

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Bacterial methicillin resistance (mecA) gene
Property
PrThr
Time
Pt
System
Bld.pos growth
Scale
Ord
Method
Probe.mag capture

Additional Names

Short Name
Deprecated mecA Bld Pos Ql Prb Mag
Display Name
Methicillin resistance (mecA) gene Nucleic acid capture and probe detection Ql (Pos bld culture)
Consumer Name Alpha
Methicillin resistance (mecA) gene, Infected blood

Example Answer List LL744-4

Source: Regenstrief Institute

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Detected LA11882-0
Not detected LA11883-8

Basic Attributes

Class
ABXBACT
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.48
Last Updated
Version 2.65
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
Both

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
细菌甲氧西林耐药 (mecA) 基因:存在情况或阈值:时间点:血液.生长阳性:序数型:探针.磁捕获
fr-FRFrench (France)
Résistance bactérienne à la méticilline mecA gène:Présence/Seuil:Ponctuel:Hémoculture positive:Qualitatif:Sonde de capture magnétique
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Gene mecA di resistenza batterica a meticillina:PrThr:Pt:Emocolture positive:Ord:Sonda.cattura mag
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Resistência bacteriana a Meticilina (MecA) gene::Pt:Sg/após desenvolvimento:Ord:Sonda de DNA.mag captura
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Gen de resistencia a la meticilina bacteriana (mecA):Presencia o umbral:Punto temporal:Hemocultivo positivo:Ordinal:Hibridación de captura magnética
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Gen mecA:PrThr:Punto temporal:Sangre crecimiento positivo:Ord:Hibridación por capturas magnéticas

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