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Gonorrhoeae culture

Lab Section: 

Microbiology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB235

 

Synonyms: 

Gonorrhoeae Culture Neisseria gonorrhoeae Culture

Methodology: 

Standard culture procedure

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

3 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: Collect Sterile Container, sterile Culturette Swab or Eswab
Source of specimen is required
Transport: Sample should arrive within 2 hours of collection.

 

Reference Interval: 

Negative for N.gonorrhoeae

CPT Code(s): 

87081

Last Changed: 

12/10/2016 10:25:29

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 5:23:46 PM