The story has been updated to include comments from LabCorp's conference call. 

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Laboratory Corporation of America today reported its revenues for the second quarter increased almost 5 percent year over year.

For the three months ended June 30, total revenues reached $2.54 billion from $2.43 billion in the year-ago period. It beat the consensus Wall Street estimate of $2.47 billion.

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