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  • Culture, Bronchial Wash

Culture, Bronchial Wash

Test ID   LAB5800
EPIC Order
  Lower Respiratory Culture
CPT Code   87070
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Microbiology; 984-974-1805
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: Suitable Sterile Container
Gram stain   Yes
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
Turnaround Time   7 days
Reference Range    

Deliver within 2 hrs of collection.

For cultures on patients with Cystic Fibrosis or Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia(PCD) see CF Sputum Culture

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 18, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514