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A 29-year-old male asked:

How 2 get a referral to do a pcr urine test thru labcorp for mycoplasma genitalium, ureaplasma, and trich. can i do this thru like a tele health and i can take a referral by a hospital. i've seen uro but he don't want to sign off for it says in head?

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 32 years experience
In the United States, laboratory testing is becoming constrained by insurance companies. They may not pay for some tests; a PCR test could be hundreds of dollars. You may wish to see an infectious disease specialist whose visit may help you to determine if these tests would be medically necessary.
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