PNEUMOCYSTIS, IFA

Pneumocystis jirovecii is a yeast-like fungus of the genus Pneumocystis. The causative organism of Pneumocystis pneumonia, it is an important human pathogen, particularly among immunocompromised hosts. Prior to its discovery as a human-specific pathogen, P. jirovecii was known as P. carinii.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    No special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample Daily by 9 am; Report Same day
  • Components:
    0

Sample Report