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Environmental culture (Lab Orderable Only)

Lab Section: 

Microbiology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB2937

 

Synonyms: 

PET Center Hood Sterility Water

Methodology: 

Conventional Culture

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

Varies (2-30 days)

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 swab or Sterile container
Aerobic/anaerobic Bottles also acceptable.
Various containers acceptable depending on source to be cultured.

 

Reference Interval: 

No growth

CPT Code(s): 

N/A

Last Changed: 

01/09/2017 16:44:29

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 4:44:26 PM