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Nocardia culture

Lab Section: 

Microbiology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB903

 

Methodology: 

Standard culture procedure

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

4 weeks

Specimen Requirements: 

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

 

Reference Interval: 

No Growth of Nocardia

CPT Code(s): 

87070

Last Changed: 

12/10/2016 11:21:15

Last Reviewed: 

8/31/2017 4:31:07 PM