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LP6451-1Pinworm examActive

Description

LP6451-1   Pinworm examination
Enterobiasis (pinworm infection) can be diagnosed by visualization of the worms in the perianal area or by using the transparent tape method, in which transparent tape is pressed to the perianal area, applied sticky side down to a slide, and then examined under the microscope for the presence of pinworm eggs. The tape collection should be done as soon as the person with suspected infection wakes up in the morning, before they stand up or do any washing. Specimens should be collected on 3 consecutive mornings, and then the slides should be taken to the healthcare provider for examination under a microscope. [CDC:Pinworm] Source: Regenstrief LOINC, CDC: Pinworm

Basic Part Properties

Name
Pinworm examination
Type
Method
Created On
2000-05-03
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Pinworm Exam

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https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=LP6451-1

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
蛲虫检查法
Synonyms: 蛲虫;蛲虫检查;透明胶带制片法;透明胶带标本制作法;透明胶带法
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
draadwormonderzoek
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Examen des oxyures
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Examen des oxyures
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Ossiuri, esame
Synonyms: Esame degli ossiuri
pl-PLPolish (Poland)
Badanie w kierunku owsicy
Synonyms: badanie w kierunku owsicy
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Examen lombrices
Synonyms: Prueba de la cinta adhesiva
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Bağırsak solucanı incelemesi