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Test Code MISC2MAYOSHUR Schistosoma Exam, Random, Urine

Reporting Name

Schistosoma Exam, U

Useful For

Aiding in the diagnosis of schistosomiasis infections involving the urinary tract

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type


Specimen Required

Supplies: Urine Tubes, 10 mL (T068)

Collection Container/Tube: Clean, plastic urine collection container

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic, 10-mL urine tube

Specimen Volume: 10 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Collect a random urine specimen. Preferred time of collection between the hours of 12 noon and 3 p.m. but not required. A 24-hour urine collection is also acceptable.

2. No preservative.

Specimen Minimum Volume

5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Urine Refrigerated 7 days

Reference Values


If positive, organism identified

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 8 a.m.-7 p.m.

Saturday; 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved or is exempt by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information



LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
SHUR Schistosoma Exam, U 10715-1


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
SHUR Schistosoma Exam, U 10715-1

Reject Due To

Preserved urine Reject

Method Name


Secondary ID