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  • Culture, Drainage

Culture, Drainage

Specimen Type

Biliary, Chest Tube, Irrigation/Wash, JP Drain, Other.

Test ID   LAB897
EPIC Order
  Aerobic Culture
CPT Code   87070
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Microbiology; 984-974-1805
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: Sterile Specimen cup or other suitable sterile container;  See Comments
Gram stain   Yes
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
Turnaround Time   4 days
Comments Deliver within 2 hrs of collection.
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Reviewed by jcayless on December 02, 2019

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories
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Chapel Hill, NC 27514