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Blood bank cultures (Lab Orderable Only)

Lab Section:  Microbiology  
Lab Location:  Main Lab
Test ID: LAB4120 
Synonyms: Transfusion reaction specimen
Methodology: Automated and Manual methods
Schedule: Daily
Reported: Gram stains reported in 30 minutes, BacTec bottles 5 days, other agar media 3 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 1.0 bag blood product
Aerobic/anaerobic Bottles also acceptable.


Gram stain results (negative or positive) will be called to the submitting Blood Bank YSC- 688-2443 & SRC 789-4010

Reference Interval:  No Growth
CPT Code(s): N/A
Last Changed: 01/23/2017 17:12:18
Last Reviewed: 01/24/2017 09:38:24