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Culture, Sinus

Specimen Type

Test ID LAB5095
EPIC Order   Sinus Culture
CPT Code   87070
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Microbiology; 984-974-1805
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: Mini-Tip swab (Lawson 050440) See Important Comments.
Gram stain   Yes
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
Turnaround Time   5 days from time of receipt
Reference Range Normal:  
 
 
Comments

Deliver within 2 hrs of collection.
Use mini-tip swab (Lawson 050440). See graphic above.

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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