NAICS 5 Digit Industry 62151

Industry 62151

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 62151 – Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 62151: This industry comprises establishments known as medical and diagnostic laboratories primarily engaged in providing analytic or diagnostic services, including body fluid analysis and diagnostic imaging, generally to the medical profession or to the patient on referral from a health practitioner.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Code 62151

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Dental or medical X-ray laboratories
  • Medical pathology laboratories
  • Diagnostic imaging centers
  • Medical testing laboratories
  • Medical forensic laboratories

Cross-References for NAICS Code 62151

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 62151. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments, such as dental, optical, and orthopedic laboratories, primarily engaged in providing the following activities to the medical profession, respectively: making dentures, artificial teeth, and orthodontic appliances to prescription; grinding of lenses to prescription; and making orthopedic or prosthetic appliances to
  • prescription are classified in Industry 33911, Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 62151

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 62151. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bacteriological laboratories, diagnostic
  • Bacteriological laboratories, medical
  • Biological laboratories, diagnostic
  • Blood analysis laboratories
  • CAT (computerized axial tomography) scanner centers
  • Computer tomography (CT-SCAN) centers
  • CT-SCAN (computer tomography) centers
  • Cytology health laboratories
  • Dental X-ray laboratories
  • Diagnostic imaging centers (medical)
  • DNA testing laboratories
  • Forensic laboratories, medical
  • Genetic testing laboratories
  • Laboratories, dental X-ray
  • Laboratories, medical (except radiological, X-ray)
  • Laboratories, medical radiological or X-ray
  • Laboratory testing services, medical (except radiological, X-ray)
  • Laboratory testing services, medical radiological or X-ray
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) centers
  • Mammogram (i.e., breast imaging) centers
  • Medical laboratories (except radiological, X-ray)
  • Medical laboratories, radiological or X-ray
  • Medical pathology laboratories
  • Medical radiological laboratories
  • Medical X-ray laboratories
  • Mobile breast imaging centers
  • Mobile X-ray facilities (medical)
  • MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) centers
  • Mycology health laboratories
  • Parasitology health laboratories
  • Pathological analysis laboratories
  • Pathology laboratories, medical
  • Positron emission tomography (PET) scanner centers
  • Radiological laboratories, medical
  • Radiological laboratory services, medical
  • Single photon emission computerized tomography (SPECT) centers
  • Testing laboratories, medical
  • Toxicology health laboratories
  • Ultrasound imaging centers
  • Urinalysis laboratories
  • X-ray laboratories, medical or dental
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 62: Health Care and Social Assistance
    • Subsector 621: Ambulatory Health Care Services
      • Industry Group 6215: Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
        • Industry 62151: Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 621511: Medical Laboratories
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 621512: Diagnostic Imaging Centers

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