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Culture, Ear

Specimen Type

Test ID   LAB942
EPIC Order   Upper Respiratory Culture
CPT Code   87070
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Microbiology, 984-974-1805
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: See Important Comments
Gram stain   Yes
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
Turnaround Time   2 -7 days
Reference Range    
     
Comments Deliver within 2 hrs of collection.
Single Tip Transport swabs (Lawson 050441) or Mini-tip Swabs (Lawson 050440)

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 17, 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

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