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Viral culture, Respiratory

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB9019

 

Methodology: 

Conventional Culture

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

10-14 days for all testing

Specimen Requirements: 

Collect swabs and tissue in viral transport medium

Collect fluids (3.0ml) in a Sterile Container

Pediatric volume: 1.0 ml.

 

 

 

Reference Interval: 

Negative

CPT Code(s): 

87252, 87254, 87496

Last Changed: 

11/20/2017 1:37 PM

Last Reviewed: 

11/20/2017 1:37 PM