- (QUEST DIAGNOSTICS)Description:
Epididymitis is an inflammation of the epididymis. The epididymis is the tube through which sperm pass. The tube is located at the back of each testicle. Epididymitis can affect both testicles, but it most often occurs on just one side.
This panel will aid in the diagnosis of epididymitis.
Significant deviations from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.Includes: Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae DNA, SDA
Complete Blood Count / CBC (includes Differential and Platelets):
WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet Count, MPV and Differential (Absolute and Percent - Neutrophils, Lymphocytes, Monocytes, Eosinophils, and Basophils)
Urinalysis, Complete Profile:
Color; appearance; specific gravity; pH; protein; glucose; occult blood; ketones; leukocyte esterase; nitrite; bilirubin; urobilinogen; microscopic examination of urine sediment.
First-Void Urine needed - Patient should take first urine of the day to the lab or should not urinate for at least 1 hour prior to specimen collection.
Estimated turnaround for results is 4 business days.
Categories: Male Specific Tests
, Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD's)