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Epic Code LAB2111173 Tissue Culture with Gram Stain

Test Name Alias

Culture Tissue w/gram | Kidney Stone Culture | 8886 | aerobe | aerobic

Interface Order Alias

50040

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Sterile Container with Lid 

PREFERRED FOR TISSUE 

ESwab with Regular Swab

FOR BIOPSIES OR SMALL TISSUE

Collection Instructions

Submit only ONE of the following specimen types:

 

Preferred: Tissue

Specimen Type: Tissue
Container/Tube: Sterile container

Collection Instructions: Indicate Source

Unacceptable: Swab specimens

 

Specimen Stability

Ambient: Preferred - send to lab as soon as possible

Refrigerated: 24 hours (sterile container) 48 hours (ESwab)

Laboratory Retention: 3 days

Test Frequency

Available daily, TAT 5 days.

Reference Range

No Bacteria isolated

Performing Department

MICROBIOLOGY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Manual

CPT

87070, 87176

 

If identification and/or susceptibility are indicated, additional charges may follow.

CDM Code

4048886, 4048913

Epic Test ID

1230100570

Beaker LOINC

BACTERIAL CULTURE, TISSUE: 43408-4
GRAM STAIN: 664-3

Mayo Access Code

SHO8886

Reviewed Date

7/31/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: TISSUE CULTURE
Beaker Display Name: Tissue Culture
BEAKER TEST NAME: TISSUE CULTURE
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Tissue Culture

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW MICROBIOLOGY: STERILE CONTAINER A (Preferred)-Ambient