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Epic Code LAB2111157 Quantitative Respiratory Culture

Test Name Alias

Quant Resp Culture | BAL | Bronchial Lavage | 172 | 172

Interface Order Alias

50059

Ordering Instructions

Respiratory sites are not recommended for anaerobe cultures

Icons & Photos

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Sterile container with screw-on lid

Collection Instructions

Submit only one of the following specimens:

Preferred Specimen Type: Bronchoalveolar Lavage

Container/Tube: Sterile container

Preferred Volume to Collect: 10.0 mL

Minimum Volume to Collect: 5.0 mL

Specimen Transport Temperature: Refrigerated

 

Acceptable Specimen Type: Protected specimen brush in a sterile container

Specimen Transport Temperature: Refrigerated

Specimen Stability

Refrigerate: 24 hours

Laboratory Retention: 3 days

Test Frequency

Available daily, TAT 3 days.

Reference Range

No bacteria isolated or normal upper respiratory flora isolated.

Performing Department

MICROBIOLOGY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Manual

CPT

87071

CDM Code

4044197

Epic Test ID

1230100565

Beaker LOINC

CULTURE QUANT RESPIRATORY: 6463-4
GRAM STAIN: 664-3

Reviewed Date

7/31/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: QUANTITATIVE RESPIRATORY CULTURE
Beaker Display Name: Quantitative Respiratory Culture
BEAKER TEST NAME: QUANTITATIVE RESPIRATORY CULTURE
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Quantitative Respiratory Culture

Beaker Synonyms

CULTURE RESPIRATORY QUANTATIVE|RESPIRATORY QUANTATIVE CULTURE

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW MICROBIOLOGY: STERILE CONTAINER A (Preferred)-Ambient