CPT Codes and LOINC Update: September 2019

The following list includes updates posted to mayocliniclabs.com during the month of September:

CPT Code and Test Classification Updates

Test IDTest NameUpdated
FHV6D
57484
Herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) DNA, Quantitative Real-Time PCR
Test Classification
9/20/2019 12:02pm
FH8RP
57675
Herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) DNA, Quantitative Real-Time PCR
Test Classification
9/18/2019 4:01pm
ALCRU
64875
Aluminum/Creatinine Ratio, Random, Urine
Test Classification
9/17/2019 4:03pm
FPAIG
75142
Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1, 4G/5G Genotyping (PAI-1 Polymorphism)
CPT Code Information
9/17/2019 12:03pm
MITOP
62510
Mitochondrial Full Genome Analysis by Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS), Varies
CPT Code Information
9/16/2019 12:03pm
PAVAL
83380
Paraneoplastic, Autoantibody Evaluation, Serum
CPT Code Information
9/04/2019 12:02pm
PAVAL
83380
Paraneoplastic, Autoantibody Evaluation, Serum
Test Classification
9/04/2019 12:02pm

LOINC Updates

Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC®) is clinical terminology that is important for laboratory test orders and results, and is one of a suite of designated standards for use in U.S. federal government systems for the electronic exchange of clinical health information.

Mayo Clinic Laboratories systematically assigns LOINC values to its assays, as provided in the following spreadsheet.

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